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Article ID: 319547 - Last Review: October 24, 2013 - Revision: 2.1

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This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and a Microsoft Access project (.adp).

Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.


Unrelated rows in a subreport or a subform may be returned when the LinkMaster property or the LinkChild property uses fields of the Decimal data type and the table is linked through ODBC.


This problem may occur if the decimal separator is not set to use a period (.) in the Regional Options Control Panel.


This problem has been fixed in the latest edition of the Jet Service Pack. For additional information about how to obtain the latest version of the Jet 4.0 database engine, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
239114  ( ) How To: Obtain the Latest Service Pack for the Microsoft Jet 4.0 Database Engine


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem has been fixed in the latest edition of the Jet Service Pack.

  • Microsoft Access 2002 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Access 2000 Standard Edition
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