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Location of the Northwind sample files in Access 2003
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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 a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
For a Microsoft Access 2002 version of this article, see 276376
This article contains information about the Northwind sample files that Microsoft Office Access 2003 creates.
When you install Microsoft Office Access 2003, the sample Access database file (Northwind.mdb) and the sample Access project file (NorthwindCS.adp) are created on your computer. You can open these files by using the Help menu that is provided in the Access database file or in the Access project file.
To open Northwind.mdb or to open NorthwindCS.adp, follow these steps:
To open the samples files, follow these steps: