Access linked tables not updating
Linking to external data sources and creating solutions based on different sets of data is a strength of Office Access.
The Linked Table Manager is a central location for viewing and managing all data sources and linked tables in an Access database.
However, the following changes to the Excel table can cause errors: When you refresh a Power Pivot linked table and the source table in Excel has changed, this dialog box presents options for fixing the errors.
List of errors by number Click the right and left arrows to move through the list of errors, if there are multiple errors.
To access this dialog box, in the Errors in Linked Tables Dialog Box, click Options.
When you create a table in Excel and then generate a linked table in the Power Pivot workbook, the tables are linked by name, and have identical data in them.
However, as you browse through the table, Access retrieves additional data as necessary.
Note Your Access tables remain in Access, but are not updated together with SQL Server or SQL Azure updates.
After you link the tables and verify functionality, you might want to delete your Access tables.
If the SQL Server or SQL Azure table definitions are altered, you can unlink and then re-link the tables in SSMA by using the procedures shown previously in this topic. To update linked tables by using Access The following sections list issues that might occur in existing Access applications after you migrate databases from Access to SQL Server or SQL Azure and then link the tables, together with the causes and the resolutions.
Cause: Some queries might be slow after upsizing for the following reasons: Cause: After calling Record Set.