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Advanced: Requires expert coding, interoperability, and multiuser skills.
This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
This article shows you how to create user-defined functions that return the name and path of the current database.
Microsoft provides programming examples for illustration only, without warranty either expressed or implied. This includes, but is not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. This article assumes that you are familiar with the programming language that is being demonstrated and with the tools that are used to create and to debug procedures. Microsoft support engineers can help explain the functionality of a particular procedure, but they will not modify these examples to provide added functionality or construct procedures to meet your specific requirements. You can use the CurrentProject property to access the CurrentProject object and its related collections, properties, and methods. The CurrentProject object refers to the project for the current Microsoft Access project (.adp) or Access database (.mdb). The following example displays the full path, the path, and the file name of the currently open project.
For more information about the CurrentProject object, in the Visual Basic Editor, click Microsoft Visual Basic Help on the Help menu, type CurrentProject in the Office Assistant or the Answer Wizard, and then click Search to view the topic.