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18 Nov 2010CPOL 7.7K   1   1
another way is to first create a empty db in access then read its bytes into an array and export them as a string. Then hardcode that string into a class that creates the the empty database by converting the hardcoded string back into a byte array and then writing it to disk as a mdb...
another way is to first create a empty db in access then read its bytes into an array and export them as a string. Then hardcode that string into a class that creates the the empty database by converting the hardcoded string back into a byte array and then writing it to disk as a mdb file.

It's similar to the method that you are suggesting here. But It can be wrapped into a reusable class that won't require importing a mdb file into the project.

It's not better, it's just different.

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