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Application.SaveAsAXL Method (Access)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Exports the specified object to an Application XML (AXL) file.


expression. SaveAsAXL( ** ObjectType, ** ObjectName, ** FileName** )

expression A variable that represents an Application object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
ObjectTypeRequiredAcObjectTypeSpecifies the type of object to export.
ObjectNameRequiredStringSpecifies the name of the object to export.
FileNameRequiredStringSpecifies the full path and filename of the AXL file to create.


The SaveAsAXL method does not provide a warning when the file specified in the FileName argument already exists. If this occurs, the file will be overwritten.

The SaveAsAXL method generates a run-time error if the current database is not a Web database.

For more information about AXL, see [MS-AXL]: Access Application Transfer Protocol Structure Specification.

See also


Application Object

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