• Sort Access Query From Variable

    I wanted to see if there was a way to sort an Access query based off a variable. I have a textbox on a form and I want to be able to type in a field name and then open one query and it's sorted by the field name I type in the text box. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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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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  • Export Attachmets

    How do you export all attachments for all records from Access 2007 database?

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  • Trying To Make A pop up on MS access to come up every time a client needs to pay me..

    So I have a table full of details of my clients.. including when they have to pay me (the date) and how much they have to pay me.. Im not an expert at MS access. i know how to make forms and all that but not this.. can somebody tell me how to get a pop up to come up every three months saying the...

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  • MS Access & EDI

    Is there a way to use MS Access to interface with a database that uses EDI? If so, what do I need to do to do this & where can I get more info on this?

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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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  • Advice on buying new PC

    I have a Pentium 4 & need to upgrade. I teach Microsoft, use graphics in my manuals, & use CorelDraw a lot. I also design huge Excel spreadsheets with lots of formulas and design databases in Access - what would be a good PC processor, ram, etc? I have been quoted on a system with a Quadcor...

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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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  • Create table by comparising 2 tables

    I am new at Access but have some help with creating a db. I would like to know if it is possible to compare table 1: prior data and table 2: current data, and then create a table 3, with all the changes/deletions from the 1st table to the 2nd. All the data is workflow tasks that are dates. I need a...

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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 +...

    Ashar5 pointsBadges:
  • Issue SQL Query with Localized String through PowerShell

    Hello, I am attempting to execute a an SQL query through PowerShell against an MS Access database. My query works 99% of the time, but occasionally a localized string will cause an error beacuse it contains a single quote (') somewhere within the localized string. You can look at the following...

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  • Access 2007 Replace operation

    In Access 2007, can a replace operation be performed using wildcard to replace a variable string with a known string.

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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...

    Donnerblue5 pointsBadges:
  • Access mailbox through the file system?

    We are running Exchange 2003 Server Enterprise with SP2, on Windows 2003 SP1. We have a user who wants to make a connection to an Exchange mailbox folder from an MS Access database. I know that Exchange 2000 used to have the M: drive for file system access, but that no longer exists in Exchange...

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  • How to change the location where jpg is looked for in ACCESS

    I enter data for trophy fish catches into an AK. Dept of Fish and Game database. I inherited the DB. I have no IT help. All pictures were in a messy folder with the DB. I sorted the pics into sub-folders. Now the program cannot find the JPG associated with a particular entry. I assume somehwhere...

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  • Conditional Format – Access 97

    Unfortunately, the company I work for uses Access 97, and the Conditional Format Wizard is not available in this version. Can you help me with building a macro/expression to create a conditional format for a form? I need to format the form's background color based simply on whether the record is...

    Alayneb215 pointsBadges:
  • Microsoft Access query window

    I use an Access program to record student records. The program has built in queries, but when I try to start one the popup window is tiny; all you see is border, no text, no restore or exit buttons. I can't catch an edge with the mouse to enlarge it. Also, the program opens without the toolbars I...

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  • Creating pop-up reminders

    I am maintaining a data baase of living documents whic require a review every 2 years. I need a reminder before the 2 year anniversary arrives. The table currently has a "Effective Date" column. Please keep in mind that I am not well versed in macros. Thanx for any help,

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  • Multiple codes in a field

    Hi there, I'm a complete Access noob, but I need to figure something out! Is it possible to put more than one code in one field? For example I need to answer 500 letters. Each letter has a code say 01-500. In each letter there are 3 questions that need to be answered, but half of the questions in...

    Thomasstegenga5 pointsBadges:
  • permission to open database

    ACCESS 2000 which we used to write two databases. We added a new user, and correctly added the group. Then the next morning and every day since we can not gain access to the database. There are 3 user computers. 1 user reads the reinstalled ACCESS database fine, the other two can't gain access to...

    Kathiemary5 pointsBadges:

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