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"Error in loading DLL" error message when you run a Microsoft Access wizard in Access
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This article applies only to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb).
Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
When you try to use a Microsoft Access wizard, such as the Import Text wizard or the Import Spreadsheet wizard, in Microsoft Access 2002, you may receive the following error message. When you try to open a form that is created by the Switchboard manager, you may receive the following error message:
Error in loading DLL
This problem may occur if you have missing Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) files, corrupted MDAC files, or outdated MDAC files on your computer.
To resolve this problem, use either of the following methods:
Method 1: Register the required Dao360.dll file and the Msado15.dll file
You may have to register the Dao360.dll file and the Msado15.dll file by using the Regsvr32.exe program. To do this, follow these steps:
For additional information about how to download the latest version of MDAC, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
For more information about problems that may occur when you run Access 2000 wizards, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/303769/ )Error message when running Access wizards
For more information about problems that may occur when you run Access 2010 wizards, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2028517)Error message when running Access wizards