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.. I am working on an application which is developed on MS Access platform. Its a desktop application and in MS Access the executable file is created with .ADP extension. I had tried some of the tools for the automation but those tools take the file of .exe extension. Is there any tool through which I can automate the frontend of the application. The coding is done on VBA language. I will be very thankful if anyone can help me on this part.

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I did a quick web search and found a hit at the SmartBear TestComplete user forum, where someone asked about testing an ADP file app. You may want to submit your specific question there. Hope that helps! – Jeff_Lucas Apr 15 '14 at 18:57

You can try:

Also look at the similar topic at StackOverFlow.

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If you have a license for HP QTP give it a shot. You can even evaluate it for 30 days. On the other hand if you are looking for open-source tools, AutoIT might be helpful.

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You might also want to take a look at Microsoft's Coded-UI. However, notice it requires Visual Studio Ultimate or Premium.

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