Microsoft KB Archive/169308
Article ID: 169308
Article Last Modified on 11/18/2003
- Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Learning Edition
- Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Enterprise Edition
This article was previously published under Q169308
CompactJetRepository doesn't recognize a database as a Jet database if the .MDB portion is capitalized.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a bug in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article. This has been fixed with Visual Studio Service Pack 1.
For additional information about the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 1, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
170365 INFO: Visual Studio 97 Service Packs - What, Where, and Why
Steps to Reproduce Problem
- Pass an uppercase path to a valid Jet database to the CompactJetRepository function.
Can only compact Jet databases (*.mdb).
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