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Andido
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MS Access 2007 compatibility

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02-22-2007 03:55 AM
I'm just getting around to installing FMD 7. The documentation says MS Access 2003 or higher. Is it safe to assume that Access 2007 will work? Better to be safe than sorry.

Thanks
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mark.evans
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Re: MS Access 2007 compatibility

02-23-2007 03:09 PM in reply to: Andido
If you want to be safe, use Access 2003. We have barely done any testing with Access 2007.

Mark Evans
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Product Manager, FM Solutions


Mark Evans
Senior Product Manager
AEC Division, Simulation Product Line
Autodesk, Inc.

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Andido
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Re: MS Access 2007 compatibility

02-26-2007 02:53 AM in reply to: Andido
Thanks, Mark. The frustrating thing is...I ordered 2003 on 12-01-06, but they thought they were doing me a favor by shipping 2007 2 months later.
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Re: MS Access 2007 compatibility

03-26-2007 07:34 PM in reply to: Andido
Mark,

Any thoughts/updates on people who've tested and/or used Access 2007 with FMD?

Thanks!

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Re: MS Access 2007 compatibility

03-26-2007 08:00 PM in reply to: Andido
Yes, we have tested with Access 2007. It generally works, but there are some annoyances with requests to save some of the forms. We have a code fix in the works, but I don't have a date when it will be available. The good news is that it doesn't affect any data.

Stay tuned!


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Autodesk, Inc.

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Re: MS Access 2007 compatibility

03-26-2007 08:10 PM in reply to: Andido
Alright. That's good to know.

Thanks for the update!

Melanie Perry
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