• Creating a query in MS Access 2003 that converts text data to numeric from a table that has links to it.

    Creating a query in MS Access 2003 that converts text data to numeric from a table that has links to it. I have an idea on how to convert the text data to numeric. The problem is that I want to take text data from one table then temporarily create another table where the converted data will be...

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  • Checkboxes with INSERT and DELETE actions

    I'm fairly novice with Access, though I know how to program in a variety of languages. I need to know how to do something in an MS Access 2003 Form. I have two tables:

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  • converting text string to numeric

    I am using Access 2003. I have a table with numbers that are shown as text data. I want to convert from text to numeric. Can this be done in a table or a query?

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  • Writing vertical data to a flat (unfortunately!) table

    I have an application that I need to update (written by someone else) that requires that I take data from a nice, vertical table and write them into a pre-exisiting flat table. Column 1 of the vertical table is the PK for the flat table, while there are up to 35 entries that must be written into...

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  • Navigation Pane

    In Access 2003, my database window showed me all my database objects. Now I have a navigation pane that I have to scroll through to locate things. Is there any way to display all the objects in my database at once?

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  • User security based on table in database

    I am using Access 2003. I have a small (2 table) database. One table contains unit rework information. The second table contains User information(ID, FirstName, LastName, Security level). I built a form with a place for 3 users to 'sign off' - one for operators, one for supervisors & one for QA....

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  • Complex Database Issue

    I'll try to be brief: I have excel files that are downloaded via ftp to a folder where I have my DB. each of the excel files is "roughly" the same headers, I want to import all of these files, filter out all but 3 columns and then filter out certain rows in each table (at minimum, 25 tables) can...

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  • Adding new entries to a table via a combo box in a form

    I have a Database for tracking conference attendance. Because of this I want to be able to both retrieve attendees and also adding new attendees. I have a form that allows me to retrieve attendees already input into a table via a combo box, but I can't add new attendees via that same combo box. I...

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  • Combo box date/alpa field

    Can it be done and how... I create a combo box and I want the field to have some alpha some numeric. the drop down will say "N/A". But if they want to put a date in that field, should be able to. My testing show it has to be either or. Also when I type in the year in that field, I will be typing...

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  • Access 2003 checkbox to perform calculations

    I have modified the ledger template database from MS to incorporate 4 columns containing yes/no checkboxes. The checkboxes refer to 4 phases of contruction for the line entry. Some line entries may have nore than one box checked. My problem is that when I need to run a report on an individual...

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  • About UPDATE query

    hi friends , i am using VB 2008 . database access 2003 in my project , i include an update query,its below con.Open() Dim cmd As New OleDbCommand("update device set manu='" + mtxt.Text + "',desc='" + dtxt.Text + "',model='" + mdtxt.Text + "',pdate='" + prodate.Text + "',price='" + ptxt.Text +...

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  • Not allowed to edit Microsoft Access forms

    A previous employee built a very usable db, and has gone on to greener pastures. It isn't password protected. When we try to edit the db with new fields or change wording in fields, it asks if we want to exit the app. if Yes is clicked, it exits the app and Access. We use Office Pro 2003. Any help...

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  • Strange behavior in Access 2003 user interface

    I create a form in access 2k3 data project connected to sql server 2k5. I put two check boxes on my form. On runtime, when i click on one of check box, it also fires on the other check box...set check box value from false to true. But it works normally when i use keyboard shortcut to fire that...

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  • Cannot open second copy of Access 2003 database

    I have created several databases that we use it the office. They are kept on a server. Recently, we started getting a security warning window everytime we open Access. It asks DO YOU WANT TO OPEN THIS FILE? and points out that the publisher is UNKNOWN PUBLISHER. If you click yes, it opens normally....

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  • Automated data entry for some controls based on data in other controls in Access 2003

    Hi: I am creating a bilingual (english/french) database wherein I need to have the french controls automatically filled when I choose an english term from a dropdown list in the correspopnding english control. Example: I have a list of terms in a combo box control (named 'domain') containing the...

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  • Decimal places rounding to whole number

    In my Access 2003 form values with decimal places are rounding to whole number. I've set the property to fixed formal with 2 decimal places and the problem continues.

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  • Microsoft Access printing

    I had developed an application using MS Access 2003 and have no problem whether viewing or printing it in one page from my PC or Notebook. Also no problem when I opened this application in MS Access 2007 and printing it via MS Access 2007. By the way my printer is HP Laser Jet 1022. My problem is...

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  • Microsoft Access in a Server

    Hi I am using Vb6 as front-end which is installed in the client machines and MS access 2003 in my server as back-end. Can I create local copies in each client system and at a particular time I need to update the server database with the local databases

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  • Export from Access to Excel shifts decimal position randomly

    I am exporting from MS Access '03 to MS Excel '03. I retrieve several columns formatted as Fixed width with 2 decimal places in a query and then export those results to Excel. Occasionally, some of the columns, but not all values in that column, will display with the decimal point shifted one...

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  • Switch/Case statment in access

    how i can use Switch/Case Satatment in Mic. Access 2003, am working on database as follow: Field Name: Directions in this field i need to write codes like: TAm Field Name: Translation here i need to read TAm as T=Take, Am= Morning. the problem i have more than 200 codes, which they have to be...

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