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Access Database Error #2229

MDB Error Code 2229
Error Number: 2229
Jet Error Code: 2229
Error Description: "Microsoft Office Access can't start the OLE server.You tried to use a form, report, or datasheet that contains an OLE object, but the OLE server (the application used to create the object) may not be registered properly. Reinstall the OLE server to register it correctly."

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Access Versions: Microsoft Access 95/97/2000/2002/XP/2007/2010

Applies to: Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008/2003 SP2, Windows 2000/95

Keywords: Access Error 2229, Fix error 2229


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Error Number: 2229
Jet Error Code: 2229
Error Description: "Microsoft Office Access can't start the OLE server.You tried to use a form, report, or datasheet that contains an OLE object, but the OLE server (the application used to create the object) may not be registered properly. Reinstall the OLE server to register it correctly."