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Old 07-07-2008, 08:59 AM   #1
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Create a new .mdb with vba


is there a command or function that i can use to create a new database (.mdb) to a location that would be entered by a user

I essentialy want to be able create a back-end and put tables in it
i dont have a problem with coping table in a database but i cant create one with nothing in it

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Dim dbNew As DAO.Database
Set dbNew = CreateDatabase("YourPath" & "YourDBname", dbLangGeneral)
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