Change Default File Format Of Blank Access 2010 Database


Access 2010 saves database file in Access 2007 compatible format  – ACCDB, however, if you’re dealing with Access 2002/2003 version, you can let it always save database in MDB file format. To make Access 2010 create a database in Access 2003 format, On file menu, click Options.


It will open Access Options dialog, from main window under Creating databases section, from Default file format for Blank Database options, select Access 2002-2003.