Microsoft KB Archive/248960
Article ID: 248960
Article Last Modified on 6/29/2004
- Microsoft Access 2000 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q248960
Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article applies only to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb).
When you try to open the Visual Basic Editor in a Microsoft Access database (by pressing ALT+F11), you may receive one or more of the following error messages:
If you then try to close the database, Access may stop responding, or you may see one of the following error messages.
If you are running Microsoft Windows 95 or Microsoft Windows 98:
When you click Details (on Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, press ALT+D), you receive the following message:
NOTE: The actual memory address may vary.
If you are running Microsoft Windows NT:
You also see the following error message when you try to compact the database:
The Visual Basic for Applications project is corrupted.
Forms, reports, and modules use Visual Basic for Applications. If the Visual Basic for Applications project is corrupted, forms, reports, and modules are affected by this corruption and cannot be restored.
To save your tables, queries, and macros, follow these steps:
- Create a new blank database.
- Open the problem database, and then click Tables under Objects.
- Right-click the first table, and then click Export on the shortcut menu.
- In the Export to dialog box, browse to the database that you created in step 1.
- Click that database, and then click OK.
- Repeat steps 4 through 6 for each table, query, and macro.
NOTE: When you try to export forms, reports, or modules, you will receive the error messages detailed at the beginning of this article.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Access.
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