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Novice: Requires knowledge of the user interface on single-user computers.
This article applies only to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb).
When you use the Documenter Wizard in a Microsoft Access database, some objects that are open may produce an error if you try to document them.
If you have a query open in either Datasheet or Design view when you document it with the Documenter, you receive the following error:
If you have a form open in either Form or Datasheet view when you document it with the Documenter, you may receive the following error. You may also receive this error if the Relationships window is open when you try to document a form:
Invalid procedure call or argument
These error messages are followed by another message:
Application-defined or object-defined error
Unable to document <Object Type> '<Object Name>'. Continue?If you click Yes to continue the Documenter, it proceeds with the remaining objects it is able to document.
Before you use the Documenter Wizard, close all open objects in the database.
Steps to Reproduce Behavior
For more information about using the Documenter, click Microsoft Access Help on the Help menu, type view, print, output, or save the design characteristics of database objects in the Office Assistant or the Answer Wizard, and then click Search to view the topic.