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Issues that you may encounter when you open or are using a Microsoft Office Access database on a computer that is running Windows Vista
Article ID: 935370 - View products that this article applies to.
When you open or are using a Microsoft Office Access database on a computer that is running Windows Vista, you may encounter one or more of the following issues:
When you open the database, you encounter the following issues:
The document Database_Name caused a serious error the last time it was opened. Would you like to continue opening it?
This problem is related to issues with Server Message Block (SMB) 2.0 when SMB 2.0 is running on a Windows Vista-based computer.
To resolve this problem, take one of the following actions:
You can temporarily work around this problem by sharing the database from a computer that is not running Windows Vista. We do not recommend this method as a permanent solution. You should check this article periodically for a permanent solution. Alternatively, you should contact Microsoft Customer Support Services. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about SMB 2.0, visit the following Microsoft Web site, and then see the "Server Message Block 2.0" section:
Article ID: 935370 - Last Review: October 7, 2008 - Revision: 3.1