26. Exploring Access Data Projects and SQL Server 2008

Access 2010’s Access data projects (ADPs), also called Microsoft Access projects or Access client/server applications, let you connect to Express and other editions of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP2 or later on your PC; on a peer server running Windows Vista, XP Professional, or 2000 Professional; or on a network server running Windows 2003 Server or later. You can even connect to networked SQL Server 2000 SP4 or Microsoft Desktop Engine (MSDE) 2000 SP4 or Release A databases. As in the previous chapters of this book, the term SQL Server refers to any of these four early SQL Server versions and SQL Server 2008 SP1 or R2. SQL Server 2008 is used when discussing new features that aren’t also ...

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