• 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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  • 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...

    Gingkobrother5 pointsBadges:
  • 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...

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  • 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:
  • field C is the result of the substraction between filed A and field B from the same table

    How to create a field C into a MS Access table which will be the result of the subtraction between filed B and filed A on the same table. Like: C=B-A

    Cristi20085 pointsBadges:
  • VB and MS access

    I have finished develop a project in VB 6. Back end as Ms Access(Office 2003). Finished up to SETUP file. MY question is how to install the setup file with the database.

    Coordinator5 pointsBadges:
  • Deleting out partial data from a field

    I need to delete out partial data from a field in Access. I have a field of numbers that begin with '1NF' ex.(1NF123424). This needs to be deleted, but leaving the number alone '123424'. How can I do this with out manualy deleting it out myself?

    Mk198315 pointsBadges:
  • 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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  • MS Access IIF Statement

    I am pulling options from a table of "1", "2" or "3" and cannot get the Iif statement to produce the results that I need. Please find the Iif statement below: =IIf([lepamtpaid]=1, “Your premium bill will reflect this new premium amount.)”,(lepamtpaid = 2, “This lump sum amount will be...

    Jsweitzer15 pointsBadges:
  • Accessing an SQL 2005 Synonym with ODBC

    Is there a way to link to a synonym in SQL 2005 using ODBC and MS Access?

    Randym1,740 pointsBadges:
  • 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.

    Juju335 pointsBadges:
  • Justified alignment in Microsoft Access

    Dear Sir, I have put one memo field in Ms-Accees report. I want it to be printed like this : |.....................................| |.....................................| |.....................................| |..................| Please reply, Thanks, Sandip

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  • Access form won’t clear after each entry is added

    I have an access form with an add button. The button adds the record to the table, but the form won't clear that entry out. How do I clear the entry?

    Bonniw5 pointsBadges:
  • 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...

    Pusparaj7515 pointsBadges:

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