This article describes the issues that are fixed in the Microsoft Access 2013 hotfix package that is dated April 8, 2014.
Issues that this hotfix package fixes
When you try to set properties of an ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) recordset by using some Visual Basic code in an Access 2013 form, you receive one of the following error messages:
Run-time error '2455'. You entered an expression that has an invalid reference to the property UniqueTable
The expression <event> you entered as an event property setting produced the following error: Type Mismatch (Run-Time error 13)
When you try to package an Access Web application, an .app file is not generated and you receive the following error message:
An error occurred in the client while attempting to communicate with the server '[URL]'. Please contact your system administrator or technical support.
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
To install this hotfix package, you must have Access 2013 installed.
You do not have to restart the computer after you install this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.
Follow the steps in this section carefully. Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Before you modify it, back up the registry for restoration in case problems occur.
After you apply this hotfix, you can follow these steps to increase the time-out time when you try to package an Access Web App:
Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
Locate and then select the following registry subkey:
On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD Value.
Type AccWebSaveAsPackageTimeout, and then press Enter.
In the Details pane, right-click AccWebSaveAsPackageTimeout, and then click Modify.
In the Value data box, type 120000 or a higher value, and then click OK.
Exit Registry Editor.
This hotfix package may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix package contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that listed in this article.
The global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.