Fixing Aspen "Loading Properties Databases" error

Replace the 32bit Microsoft Access Database Engine to fix Aspen

If Aspen hangs on the splash screen with the message "Loading Properties Databases" you may be able to repair it by installing a different version of the Microsoft Access Database Engine.

Aspen Splash Screen

  1. Open the windows settings app and click Apps.
    Settings -> Apps
  2. Find Microsoft access database engine, double click it and choose uninstall.
    Microsoft access database engine
  3. Download and install the new 64 bit AccessDatabaseEngine /images/group191/shared/AccessDatabaseEngine_X64.exe
  4. Aspen Plus should now work.

Keywords:Aspen Properties MSAccess   Doc ID:97790
Owner:Russell P.Group:Chemical & Biological Engineering
Created:2020-02-10 13:59 CDTUpdated:2020-02-11 14:39 CDT
Sites:Chemical & Biological Engineering
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