Re: Any problem using automating Access if Runtime used?

From: Douglas J. Steele (
Date: 05/14/04

Date: Fri, 14 May 2021 19:15:56 -0400

There are some significant differences in how it works. See

Doug Steele, Microsoft Access MVP
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"Tom Frishberg" <> wrote in message
> I have an application that is opening up the MS Access application as an
object.  This all works well if you already have MS Office installed either
with full-blown Access or with ART.
> The problem seems to exist when we install ART on a machine with no MS
Office at all.  Either the automation objects aren't present (I have no idea
what specifically is missing) or this functionality is simply not supported
by ART.
> Anyone have any insight into this problem?  Much appreciated.

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