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Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
By using the new properties of the data source control, you can bind a data access page to XML data that is embedded within the data access page or in a separate XML file. Embedded XML is also known as a data island. If you bind the page to an XML data island and subsequently bind the page to a separate file, the data island remains part of the page.
This behavior is by design. This functionality enables you to switch between two separate XML data sources very quickly.
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