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Are there any tools to allow using sqlite databases from Microsoft Access?

Of course full access is preferred, being able to edit records, add tables & fields, etc. but read-only browsing would helpful too.

I'm using Access 2007 x64.

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What you want is an ODBC driver for SQLite...

Such as:

Just googling for "SQLite ODBC" returns a heap of results that can help you.

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thanks for ODBC keyword. I'm as yet unable to get sqliteodbc to work, "The specified DSN contains an architecture mismatch between the Driver and Application (#0)", but at least now I have a path to follow. –  matt wilkie Mar 30 '11 at 18:42
    
@mattwilkie Were you able to get this working? –  Forethinker May 22 '13 at 4:44
    
@Forethinker, yes, though the details are lost in time and I've not used the connection for quite awhile. It was through reading and testing the linke above though. –  matt wilkie May 22 '13 at 17:41
    
For people finding this through Google, I had the mismatch architecture problem when the sqliteodbc version was a different architecture (32bit vs 64bit) to MS Office, not to the OS it's installed on. ie installing 64bit ODBC on 64bit windows won't work with 32bit Office. –  Trengot Jan 29 at 12:20

As an alternative to using access, I wrote a SQL browser for access called PlaneDisaster.NET. I also have a tool in there that converts from mdb to sqlite. I never wrote a tool to go the other way, but if you know C# that code is a good start.

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