"Invalid Argument" error message when you import, copy, or append data to a table in Access 2000

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Article ID: 302495 - View products that this article applies to.
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This article applies only to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb).

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When you try to import data, copy a table, or run an append query, you may receive the following error message:
Invalid argument.


To resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft Office 2000 Service Release 1/1a (SR-1/SR-1a).

For additional information about how to obtain SR-1/SR-1a, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
245025 How to obtain and install the Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1/SR-1a Update


This problem was corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1/SR-1a.


Article ID: 302495 - Last Review: July 27, 2004 - Revision: 2.0
  • Microsoft Access 2000 Standard Edition
kberrmsg kbimport kbprb KB302495

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