Is this what is referred to as an MDE file?
"Arvin Meyer" <am.com> wrote in message
news:e7rTvLnRDHA.1556TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...database> It is not a particular good idea to have multi-user Access databases
> accessed from the network. The databases should be split with the code and
> all objects in the front-end on the desktop, and the data only in adata> on the server. This is far more stable than accessing all the forms and> over the network, (and also faster).
> Put all the linked front-ends in a folder on the C:\ drive and build a
> shortcut to that folder.
> Arvin Meyer, MCP, MVP
> Microsoft Access
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> "Bruce" <fragglesblueyonder.co.uk> wrote in message
> news:Nw0Pa.760$mK6.433news-binary.blueyonder.co.uk...> complaining> > I have 15 Access Databases on the office network and people are> of> > about the number of desktop shortcuts. Can anyone suggest a single point>> > access to these databases, would it have to be in VB6 (of which I am a
> > novice) or is there an easier way.
> > Bruce