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DBBackup a free program to backup access databases

This full app written in Visual Basic will backup a database every specified number of minutes, whether or not people are in it. This allows you to go back to a previous copy if someone makes a huge mistake. Be aware no compacting is carried out so backup databases will be the same size as the original.

The program DBBackup.exe Version 1.1.0

You will need the VB6 Runtime files to use this application if you do not already have them. They are available free from Microsoft at

Version information

1.1.0 (Current Version) Fixed moved directory problem. Saved directory settings on exit meant if directory was moved program would not start up.
1.0.0 (First Release) This was the first release of Auto Database Backup
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