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Am I still using Jet with SQL Server?

Am I still using Jet with SQL Server?

Am I still using Jet with SQL Server?

(OP)
I ran across this link. https://www.fmsinc.com/microsoftaccess/SQLServerUp...

In it they explain four different usage modes for Access.

1) Microsoft Access and Jet Single User
2) Microsoft Access and Jet Multi-User
3) Microsoft Access, Jet, and SQL Server
4) Microsoft Access and SQL Server without Jet

It's 3 and 4 that have me confused. I didn't even know 3 existed since I always assumed as soon as there was a SQL Server back end Jet was essentially disabled, so I'm wondering if someone can clarify. Basically the Access 2007 db has been split with a SQL Server back end, but am I still using Jet? How can I tell? I still use local tables for specific purposes as well, in case that makes a difference.

Thanks in advance.

RE: Am I still using Jet with SQL Server?

With linked SQL server tables you are using Jet to manage your queries etc. Notice how you use "#" for date delimiters and " for strings. In SQL you would use ' for both.

SQL Server without Jet might be referring to ADPs which FMS correctly states are no longer supported.

Duane
Minnesota
Hook'D on Access
MS Access MVP 2001-2016

RE: Am I still using Jet with SQL Server?

(OP)
Thank you, Duane. Yours was exactly the answer I was looking for.

The article confused me and I needed someone to set me straight!

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