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Novice: Requires knowledge of the user interface on single-user computers.
This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
When you insert a hyperlink that points to a Microsoft Word document, a Microsoft Excel workbook, a Microsoft Project file, or a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation, and then click Bookmark, you may receive the following error message:
When you click OK, you receive the following error message:
The ADP file is not in the correct format for a Microsoft Access project.
If you try to add a bookmark to a hyperlinked graphic file, you may receive the following error message
Microsoft Access could not open this file or could not parse a file of this type.
followed by the same second error message.
Unrecognized database format '<filename>'
Although you can create a hyperlink to a much wider range of formats, the Bookmark button in the Insert Hyperlink and Edit Hyperlink dialog boxes can only browse for bookmarks in a limited number of file formats, such as HTML and ASP.
The following steps illustrate a method that you can use to add a bookmark to a hyperlink:
Steps to Reproduce the Behavior