Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Compacting and repairing your database
Compact and repair a database
4 Right-click the shortcut, select Properties, and then edit the target
by entering a space followed by /Compact .
5 Click OK. This creates a shortcut that you can click to compact and
repair your database.
TIP You can use the File tab Options submenu and select the
Current Database choice, where an option is provide to
Compact on Close which when set means that every time you close the
database it will automatically be compacted and repaired.