MS Access is one of the famous and worldwide used applications and this is one of the parts of MS Office suite. It is used for storing information in almost all small and big organization. Access allows clients to create tables, reports, macros, questions, structures and also maintain backend reports as well. And MS Access saves its necessary information in ACCDB and MDB file format.
MDB file format – It is called as Microsoft Access Database which is the old database record and it can found in oldest version of MS Access such as 2003 and its older version.
ACCDB file format – It is called as Access Database. This file format is the new database record arrangement and it can be found in newest version of MS Access such as 2007, 2010 and 2013
But sometimes lots of situation comes where .mdb file gets damaged or corrupted and at that time it becomes important to recover that .mdb files so that the work can be continuous without any interruption in between. But here important thing is that how to recover the corrupt .mdb file? There are various reasons where the .mdb file gets corrupt and so repairing the file becomes necessary.
Repairing and Restoring Corrupted .MDB Access File
However when your Access database file (.mdb) gets corrupt the the below mentioned methods can help to repair the database file and also helps to recover it.
First, MS Access has the In-Built Compact and Repair database utility which can be used to restore the database. Although in most of cases, this utility comes useful in repairing and recovering the corrupted or damaged access database file.
Secondly with the use of third party tool such as MS Access Repair Tool. When the in-built method does not work then use of this third party tool will repair the corrupt access database. This is best designed tool to detect corruption, then fix them and after that retrieve the entire data safely without losing the original data. Not only it fixes .mdb files but also repairs .accdb file and very easily recover the entire corrupt MS Access database. Even it supports all version of windows operating system like Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8/8.1.