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Microsoft has released a service pack for Microsoft Office Access 2003. This article describes the following items about the service pack:
Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) provides the latest updates to Microsoft Office 2003. Office 2003 SP1 contains significant security enhancements, and stability and performance improvements. Office 2003 SP1also includes many performance and feature enhancements to Microsoft Office Access 2003.
For additional information about Office 2003 Service Pack 1, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/842532/ )Description of Office 2003 Service Pack 1
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/837003/ )Access 2003 hotfix package: March 17, 2004
Office 2003 SP1 fixes the following issues that were not previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base.
You cannot prevent the Conversion dialog box from appearing when you open an old database
When you open a Microsoft Access database that was created in an earlier version of Access in Access 2003, the Convert/Open Database dialog box appears.
You receive an error message when you run a macro that contains a blocked expression
When you run a Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) macro that contains a blocked expression, and you have selected the option to block unsafe expressions, you receive the following error message:
You don't have the license to use this ActiveX control.
You cannot type some Japanese-language characters in Input Method Editor (IME) 2000 when the IME Sentence Mode property field is not set to something (left blank)
If you use IME 2000 in the Japanese version of Access 2003, and you type Japanese-language characters in Access 2003, some characters may not be typed if the IME Sentence Mode property field is not set to something (left blank).
Conditional formatting is not applied to calculated controls in a complex form
If you have a complex form that has several levels of nested calculated controls in Access 2003, some of the conditional formatting is not applied to the calculated controls if there are controls that contain expressions.
You receive the "Not a valid password" error message when your password ends with a backslash
If you try to open a database that is password protected in Access 2003, the database does not open even if you type the correct password, and you receive the following error message:
This issue occurs when the password ends with a backslash (\).
Not a valid password.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/834013/ )Description of the Access 2003 Danish update: May 25, 2004
When you view the data in the error report, the report contains an error signature that is similar to one of the following error signatures:
Microsoft Office Access has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
To see what data this error report contains, click here.
Additionally, other program versions, module versions, and offsets are possible.
Application name Application version Module name Module version Offset ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 000048de Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 00046c2a Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Unknown 0.0.0.0 00000000 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 000333f6 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 0004eab5 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 001b3b5c Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 00047534 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 00029744 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Kernel32.dll 5.1.2600.1106 00013887 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5604.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 0002ccec Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 000048de Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5614.0 0000ba4d Msaccess.exe 11.0.5604.0 Msaccess.exe 11.0.5604.0 00137741