Error: Code 8073 - You do not have the | checked [email protected] Office Access can't check out an object while it is open, and you can't make design changes until you check it [email protected] you want to make design changes to this object, first close it, check it out, and then reop

How to fix the Runtime Code 8073 You do not have the | checked out

This article features error number Code 8073, commonly known as You do not have the | checked out described as You do not have the | checked [email protected] Office Access can't check out an object while it is open, and you can't make design changes until you check it [email protected] you want to make design changes to this object, first close it, check it out, and then reop

About Runtime Code 8073

Runtime Code 8073 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!

  • Access - DO NOT USE this tag for Microsoft Access, use [ms-access] instead
  • Checked - The `checked` attribute of the HTML `input` tag used to set the checked state of the control to “on” by default
  • 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.
  • Object - An object is any entity that can be manipulated by commands in a programming language
  • Access - Microsoft Access, also known as Microsoft Office Access, is a database management system from Microsoft that commonly combines the relational Microsoft JetACE Database Engine with a graphical user interface and software-development tools
  • Microsoft office - Microsoft Office is a proprietary collection of desktop applications intended to be used by knowledge workers for Windows and Macintosh computers

Symptoms of Code 8073 - You do not have the | checked out

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 do not have the | checked out (Error Code 8073)
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Causes of You do not have the | checked out - Code 8073

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 8073 (Du hast nicht die | geprüft) - Du hast nicht die | [email protected] Office Access kann ein Objekt nicht auschecken, während es geöffnet ist, und Sie können keine Entwurfsänderungen vornehmen, bis Sie es ausgecheckt [email protected] Sie Entwurfsänderungen an diesem Objekt vornehmen möchten, schließen Sie es zuerst, aktivieren Sie es aus und dann wieder öffnen
Come fissare Errore 8073 (Non hai il | controllato) - Non hai il | [email protected] Office Access non può estrarre un oggetto mentre è aperto e non puoi apportare modifiche al design finché non lo [email protected] vuoi apportare modifiche al design a questo oggetto, prima chiudilo, seleziona fuori, e poi reop
Hoe maak je Fout 8073 (Je hebt niet de | uitgechecked) - Je hebt niet de | [email protected] Office Access kan een object niet uitchecken terwijl het open is, en u kunt geen ontwerpwijzigingen aanbrengen totdat u het heeft [email protected] u ontwerpwijzigingen aan dit object wilt aanbrengen, sluit u het eerst en vinkt u aan het uit, en dan opnieuw op
Comment réparer Erreur 8073 (Vous n'avez pas le | vérifié) - Vous n'avez pas le | [email protected] Office Access ne peut pas extraire un objet lorsqu'il est ouvert, et vous ne pouvez pas apporter de modifications de conception tant que vous ne l'avez pas [email protected] vous souhaitez apporter des modifications de conception à cet objet, fermez-le d'abord, vérifiez le sortir, puis reop
어떻게 고치는 지 오류 8073 (당신은 가지고 있지 않습니다 | 체크 아웃) - 당신은 가지고 있지 않습니다 | 체크 아웃[email protected] Office Access는 개체가 열려 있는 동안에는 체크 아웃할 수 없으며 체크 아웃할 때까지 디자인을 변경할 수 없습니다[email protected]이 개체에 디자인을 변경하려면 먼저 개체를 닫고 체크 아웃하십시오. 그것을 밖으로, 그리고 다시
Como corrigir o Erro 8073 (Você não tem o | check-out) - Você não tem o | check-out. @ O Microsoft Office Access não pode fazer o check-out de um objeto enquanto ele está aberto e você não pode fazer alterações no design até que tenha verificado. @ Se você quiser fazer alterações no design deste objeto, primeiro feche-o, marque fora, e então reabrir
Hur man åtgärdar Fel 8073 (Du har inte | checkat ut) - Du har inte | checkat [email protected] Office Access kan inte checka ut ett objekt medan det är öppet, och du kan inte göra designändringar förrän du har checkat ut [email protected] du vill göra designändringar på detta objekt, stäng det först, kontrollera ta ut den och öppna den igen
Как исправить Ошибка 8073 (У вас нет | проверено) - У вас нет | извлечен. @ Microsoft Office Access не может извлечь объект, пока он открыт, и вы не можете вносить изменения в дизайн, пока не проверите его. @ Если вы хотите внести изменения в дизайн этого объекта, сначала закройте его, отметьте это, а затем снова
Jak naprawić Błąd 8073 (Nie masz | wyrejestrowany) - Nie masz | [email protected] Office Access nie może wyewidencjonować obiektu, gdy jest on otwarty, i nie możesz wprowadzać zmian w projekcie, dopóki go nie [email protected]śli chcesz dokonać zmian projektowych w tym obiekcie, najpierw go zamknij, sprawdź to się, a następnie ponownie
Cómo arreglar Error 8073 (No tienes el | controlado) - No tienes el | @ Microsoft Office Access no puede desproteger un objeto mientras está abierto, y no puede realizar cambios de diseño hasta que lo desproteja. @ Si desea realizar cambios de diseño en este objeto, primero ciérrelo, marque sacarlo y luego volver a abrir

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