Error: Code 2617 - You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '|.'@To import, export, or link to this object, you must have Read Design and Read Data permissions for it. For more information on permissions and who can set them, click [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]

How to fix the Runtime Code 2617 You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '|

This article features error number Code 2617, commonly known as You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '| described as You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '|.'@To import, export, or link to this object, you must have Read Design and Read Data permissions for it. For more information on permissions and who can set them, click [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]

About Runtime Code 2617

Runtime Code 2617 happens when Microsoft Access fails or crashes whilst it's running, hence its name. It doesn't necessarily mean that the code was corrupt in some way, but just that it did not work during its run-time. This kind of error will appear as an annoying notification on your screen unless handled and corrected. Here are symptoms, causes and ways to troubleshoot the problem.

Definitions (Beta)

Here we list some definitions for the words contained in your error, in an attempt to help you understand your problem. This is a work in progress, so sometimes we might define the word incorrectly, so feel free to skip this section!

  • Click - In user interfaces, click refers to the depressing of a mouse button or similar input device.
  • Design - Design in programming is the act of making particular choices about how best to structure a program, to achieve goals of reliability, maintainability, correctness or ease of use.
  • Export - "Export" refers to the automated or semi-automated conversion of data sets from one data format to another
  • Import - Refers generally to the process of moving data from an external source into one's platform, program, or data set.
  • Object - An object is any entity that can be manipulated by commands in a programming language
  • Permissions - Permissions define the operations that authenticated users are allowed to perform on file systems, databases and other computer systems.
  • Set - A set is a collection in which no element is repeated, which may be able to enumerate its elements according to an ordering criterion an "ordered set" or retain no order an "unordered set".
  • Link - A hyperlink is a reference to a document or a section that can be followed for retrieval using a navigation system that allows selecting emphasized content within an originating document.

Symptoms of Code 2617 - You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '|

Runtime errors happen without warning. The error message can come up the screen anytime Microsoft Access is run. In fact, the error message or some other dialogue box can come up again and again if not addressed early on.

There may be instances of files deletion or new files appearing. Though this symptom is largely due to virus infection, it can be attributed as a symptom for runtime error, as virus infection is one of the causes for runtime error. User may also experience a sudden drop in internet connection speed, yet again, this is not always the case.

Fix You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '| (Error Code 2617)
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Causes of You don't have permission to import, export, or link to '| - Code 2617

During software design, programmers code anticipating the occurrence of errors. However, there are no perfect designs, as errors can be expected even with the best program design. Glitches can happen during runtime if a certain error is not experienced and addressed during design and testing.

Runtime errors are generally caused by incompatible programs running at the same time. It may also occur because of memory problem, a bad graphics driver or virus infection. Whatever the case may be, the problem must be resolved immediately to avoid further problems. Here are ways to remedy the error.

Repair Methods

Runtime errors may be annoying and persistent, but it is not totally hopeless, repairs are available. Here are ways to do it.

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When you get a runtime error, keep in mind that it is happening due to programs that are conflicting with each other. The first thing you can do to resolve the problem is to stop these conflicting programs.
  • Open Task Manager by clicking Ctrl-Alt-Del at the same time. This will let you see the list of programs currently running.
  • Go to the Processes tab and stop the programs one by one by highlighting each program and clicking the End Process buttom.
  • You will need to observe if the error message will reoccur each time you stop a process.
  • Once you get to identify which program is causing the error, you may go ahead with the next troubleshooting step, reinstalling the application.
Using Control Panel
  • For Windows 7, click the Start Button, then click Control panel, then Uninstall a program
  • For Windows 8, click the Start Button, then scroll down and click More Settings, then click Control panel > Uninstall a program.
  • For Windows 10, just type Control Panel on the search box and click the result, then click Uninstall a program
  • Once inside Programs and Features, click the problem program and click Update or Uninstall.
  • If you chose to update, then you will just need to follow the prompt to complete the process, however if you chose to Uninstall, you will follow the prompt to uninstall and then re-download or use the application's installation disk to reinstall the program.
Using Other Methods
  • For Windows 7, you may find the list of all installed programs when you click Start and scroll your mouse over the list that appear on the tab. You may see on that list utility for uninstalling the program. You may go ahead and uninstall using utilities available in this tab.
  • For Windows 10, you may click Start, then Settings, then choose Apps.
  • Scroll down to see the list of Apps and features installed in your computer.
  • Click the Program which is causing the runtime error, then you may choose to uninstall or click Advanced options to reset the application.
Virus infection causing runtime error on your computer must immediately be prevented, quarantined or deleted. Make sure you update your virus program and run a thorough scan of the computer or, run Windows update so you can get the latest virus definition and fix.
You might be getting the error because of an update, like the MS Visual C++ package which might not be installed properly or completely. What you can do then is to uninstall the current package and install a fresh copy.
  • Uninstall the package by going to Programs and Features, find and highlight the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package.
  • Click Uninstall on top of the list, and when it is done, reboot your computer.
  • Download the latest redistributable package from Microsoft then install it.
You might also be experiencing runtime error because of a very low free space on your computer.
  • You should consider backing up your files and freeing up space on your hard drive
  • You can also clear your cache and reboot your computer
  • You can also run Disk Cleanup, open your explorer window and right click your main directory (this is usually C: )
  • Click Properties and then click Disk Cleanup
If the error is related to a bad graphics driver, then you may do the following:
  • Open your Device Manager, locate the graphics driver
  • Right click the video card driver then click uninstall, then restart your computer
If the error you are getting is related to the Internet Explorer, you may do the following:
  1. Reset your browser.
    • For Windows 7, you may click Start, go to Control Panel, then click Internet Options on the left side. Then you can click Advanced tab then click the Reset button.
    • For Windows 8 and 10, you may click search and type Internet Options, then go to Advanced tab and click Reset.
  2. Disable script debugging and error notifications.
    • On the same Internet Options window, you may go to Advanced tab and look for Disable script debugging
    • Put a check mark on the radio button
    • At the same time, uncheck the "Display a Notification about every Script Error" item and then click Apply and OK, then reboot your computer.
If these quick fixes do not work, you can always backup files and run repair reinstall on your computer. However, you can do that later when the solutions listed here did not do the job.
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Wie beheben Fehler 2617 (Sie haben keine Berechtigung zum Importieren, Exportieren oder Verknüpfen mit '|) - Sie haben keine Berechtigung zum Importieren, Exportieren oder Verknüpfen mit '|.'@Um dieses Objekt zu importieren, zu exportieren oder zu verknüpfen, müssen Sie über die Berechtigungen Entwurf lesen und Daten lesen verfügen. Für weitere Informationen zu Berechtigungen und wer sie festlegen kann, klicken Sie auf [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]
Come fissare Errore 2617 (Non hai l'autorizzazione per importare, esportare o collegare a '|) - Non disponi dell'autorizzazione per importare, esportare o collegare a '|.'@Per importare, esportare o collegare a questo oggetto, devi disporre delle autorizzazioni di lettura struttura e lettura dati. Per ulteriori informazioni sui permessi e su chi può impostarli, fare clic su [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]
Hoe maak je Fout 2617 (U heeft geen rechten om '| . te importeren, exporteren of te linken naar '|) - U bent niet gemachtigd om '|.' te importeren, exporteren of ernaar te lin[email protected] u dit object wilt importeren, exporteren of er een koppeling naar wilt maken, moet u hiervoor de machtigingen Ontwerp lezen en Gegevens lezen hebben. Voor meer informatie over machtigingen en wie deze kan instellen, klikt u op [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]
Comment réparer Erreur 2617 (Vous n'êtes pas autorisé à importer, exporter ou créer un lien vers '|) - Vous n'avez pas l'autorisation d'importer, d'exporter ou de créer un lien vers « |. »@Pour importer, exporter ou créer un lien vers cet objet, vous devez disposer des autorisations Lire la conception et Lire les données pour celui-ci. Pour plus d'informations sur les autorisations et qui peut les définir, cliquez sur [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]
어떻게 고치는 지 오류 2617 (가져오기, 내보내기 또는 '|에 연결할 수 있는 권한이 없습니다.) - 가져오기, 내보내기 또는 '|.'에 연결할 수 있는 권한이 없습니다[email protected]이 개체를 가져오거나 내보내거나 연결하려면 해당 개체에 대한 디자인 읽기 및 데이터 읽기 권한이 있어야 합니다. 권한 및 권한을 설정할 수 있는 사람에 대한 자세한 내용은 [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]을 클릭하십시오.
Como corrigir o Erro 2617 (Você não tem permissão para importar, exportar ou vincular a '|) - Você não tem permissão para importar, exportar ou vincular a'|.'@ Para importar, exportar ou vincular a este objeto, você deve ter as permissões Ler Design e Ler Dados para ele. Para obter mais informações sobre as permissões e quem pode defini-las, clique em Ajuda. @@ 2 @ 1 @ 10222 @ 1.
Hur man åtgärdar Fel 2617 (Du har inte behörighet att importera, exportera eller länka till '|) - Du har inte behörighet att importera, exportera eller länka till'|.'@ För att importera, exportera eller länka till det här objektet måste du ha behörighet för läsdesign och läsdata för det. För mer information om behörigheter och vilka som kan ställa in dem, klicka på Hjälp. @@ [email protected]@[email protected]
Как исправить Ошибка 2617 (У вас нет разрешения на импорт, экспорт или ссылку на '|) - У вас нет разрешения на импорт, экспорт или связывание с'|.'@ Для импорта, экспорта или ссылки на этот объект у вас должны быть разрешения на чтение дизайна и чтение данных для него. Для получения дополнительной информации о разрешениях и о том, кто может их устанавливать, щелкните «Справка». @@ 2 @ 1 @ 10222 @ 1.
Jak naprawić Błąd 2617 (Nie masz uprawnień do importowania, eksportowania ani łączenia z „|) - Nie masz uprawnień do importowania, eksportowania ani łączenia z „|.”@Aby zaimportować, wyeksportować lub utworzyć łącze do tego obiektu, musisz mieć dla niego uprawnienia do odczytu projektu i odczytu danych. Aby uzyskać więcej informacji na temat uprawnień i tego, kto może je ustawić, kliknij [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]
Cómo arreglar Error 2617 (No tiene permiso para importar, exportar o vincular a '|) - No tiene permiso para importar, exportar o vincular a'|.'@Para importar, exportar o vincular a este objeto, debe tener permisos de lectura de diseño y lectura de datos. Para obtener más información sobre los permisos y quién puede establecerlos, haga clic en Ayuda. @@ 2 @ 1 @ 10222 @ 1.

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