Article ID: 303257 - View products that this article applies to.
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Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article applies only to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb).
For a Microsoft Access 2000 version of this article, see 300830
When you create a nested query against linked SQL Server tables and the top level query contains an outer join, you receive the following error message when you try to run the query:
[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server] The column prefix 'name' does not match with a table name or alias name used in the query. (#107)
This problem has been fixed in the latest edition of the Jet Service Pack. For additional information about how to obtain the latest version of the Jet 4.0 database engine, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/239114/ )How To: Obtain the Latest Service Pack for the Microsoft Jet 4.0 Database Engine
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem has been fixed in the latest edition of the Jet Service Pack.
Steps to Reproduce the Problem