Using Visual FoxPro data in Access

Applies to
Microsoft Access 2000

You need to use data from your Microsoft Visual FoxPro® database in Access. So you try to link the tables from Visual FoxPro to Access, only to discover that the built-in driver for Visual FoxPro is no longer available. Don't panic! Using Visual FoxPro data in Access is now a two-step process:

1. Set up the data source for Visual FoxPro.

2. Link the Visual FoxPro tables from Access.

Resource Finder

The information to help you do this is located in the Microsoft Knowledge Base on the Microsoft Online Support Web site. Use the following table to decide which task is most appropriate for your needs, and then find the step-by-step or troubleshooting information that will help you accomplish the task.

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Using Visual FoxPro database files in Access ACC2000: How to Use Visual FoxPro DBC Files in Microsoft Access (Q197893)
Linked Visual FoxPro icon appearing dimmed in a converted database ACC2000: Linked FoxPro Icon Dimmed (Gray) in Converted Database (Q200393)
Error when exporting to Visual FoxPro from Access ACC2000: "ODBC Call Failed" Error Message Exporting to FoxPro (Q237819)