What does Run-time error '3044' mean? August 30, 2014 05:45 MS Access returns this error when linked tables in Access database cannot be found in accordance with the defined path. Related articles Is it necessary to have MS Access installed for proper working of your tools? Which versions of Microsoft Access are supported? DBConvert, DBSync, Studio tools: what are the general differences? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.