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Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
After you install Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0, the only ActiveX calendar control available to insert in Design view of a data access page or a form is version 8.0.
The version of the file Mscal.ocx (for example: version 10.0 for Access 2002 or version 11.0 for Access 2003) was replaced by version 8.0 when you installed Visual C++ 6.0.
Microsoft Office XPTo resolve this problem in Microsoft Office XP, follow these steps.
NOTE: Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
Microsoft Office 2003To resolve this problem in Microsoft Office 2003, follow these steps.
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