Have you compacted the db since changing it? That should
reduce the size.
>I recently did a test to review how the file size would
>change in my database if I made all of my "background"
>images in my forms embedded instead of linked. They were
>originally added by using a custom "auto-format".
>The file size of my database increased by 40 MB. Because
>this was not an acceptable change, I went back and
>them back to linked images. In retrospect, I should have
>changed the auto-format and reapplied it to all of the