When you store your images externally (with AccessImagine or not), you can use regular MS Access image control to display them at reports. Access 2007+ is required for this trick.

This technique may be helpful if you experience AccessImagine images printing problems.

1. Insert regular image control and press “Cancel” when it suggests to browse for picture file.

2. Bind it to the filename field (let it be Pic_Filename).

3. Let’s say your pictures are stored at c:\Pic. Change the binding text to this expression:


Thats all you need.