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Forgotten Password - Is there any way to know - at least to get data from tables

Bhanu Murthy
P: 17
I shall be grateful if any body guide me to know where the password is stored in my database. I designed long back., now I have forgotten. Lot of data is there. People are using for the past 5 years. Now, I want to do some modifications, but I have forgotten. Please help me.

with regards
Bhanu
Sep 13 '06 #1
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PEB
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PEB
Hi,

The passwords and permissions are stored in the system.mdw!

:)
Sep 13 '06 #2

Bhanu Murthy
P: 17
Hi,

The passwords and permissions are stored in the system.mdw!

:)
Thanks for quick responce. But I tried all that, there is nothing in system.mdw except admin,user. No details regarding this database and password for this database.

Query, is Password to open the database.
thank u
Sep 13 '06 #3

PEB
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There is one trick!

Please Save somewhere your current system.mdw

From Access create a new workgroup with main user admin!

Don't do anything about rights and permissions

Now try to enter in your database!

;)
Sep 13 '06 #4

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