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Is there a way to recover a password or otherwise look at the data in an Access file that has been password protected? When the file is clicked on, a dialoug asking for the password "Enter database password:" appears with an OK and Cancel button.

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A long time ago, I used this one successfully: nirsoft.net/utils/accesspv.html –  thirtydot Dec 27 '10 at 22:15
    
Keep in mind that sometimes the password prompt is actually an indication of a corrupted database. For all things related to Jet/ACE database corruption see granite.ab.ca/access/corruptmdbs.htm . –  David W. Fenton Dec 28 '10 at 2:05

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