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Access VBA Events: What Are Events And How Do We Use MS Access VBA Events

Access VBA Events: What Are Events And How Do We Use MS Access VBA Events Microsoft Access VBA events have been around forever! Well, not forever but since VBA has been (circa 20+ years) and it’s still widely unexplored beyond … Continue reading

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Auditing Your Microsoft Access Database: Tools And Data Processing

Auditing Your Microsoft Access Database: Tools And Data Processing I’ve talked about the importance of auditing your Microsoft Access database before and it amazes me how developers and power users take this not seriously enough and cut corners. There are … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access 2013 Runtime Now Available

Microsoft Access 2013 Runtime Now Available Over the years (generations from version 95), developers were able to distribute their own custom built Access database applications to users who did not have an Access licence by using the freely available run-time version … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Tutorial: How To Build Alternative Access Form Controls – The Command Button

Microsoft Access Tutorial: How To Build Alternative Access Form Controls – The Command Button Building Access forms is a time consuming aspect to front-end database designs and in this Microsoft Access tutorial, I want to add some extra aesthetics and … Continue reading

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Setting Your Forms And Reports In Access As The Defaults

Setting Your Forms And Reports In Access As The Defaults If you are regular as clockwork like me (I mean creating Access databases that is), then setting your forms and reports in Access other than using the ‘Normal‘ blank default … Continue reading

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How To Document A Database: Using Microsoft Access Tools And Your Disciplines

How To Document A Database: Using Microsoft Access Tools And Your Disciplines Oh the paperwork! Having spent a lot of time designing, developing and implementing your MS Access database you really should consider the housekeeping – so how to document … Continue reading

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Access Database Forms: How To Print A Record In Access Through A Form

Access Database Forms: How To Print A Record In Access Through A Form Interacting with Microsoft Access database forms provides that rich, smooth and harmonious way to control data with functionality.  One popular feature is the ability to call another object … Continue reading

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Access Report VBA: Using Some VBA Report Properties To Automate Your Microsoft Access Reports

Access Report VBA: Using Some VBA Report Properties To Automate Your Microsoft Access Reports Working and automating an Access report VBA will require some knowledge of the module window (VBE), the defined sections and an insight to pre-defined events for … Continue reading

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MS Access Functions: How To Build A Soundex Or Sounds Like Custom Access VBA Function

MS Access Functions: How To Build A Soundex Or Sounds Like Custom Access VBA Function Working with MS Access functions (of the built-in variety), you may have noticed a vast list of functions across different categories. By combining (or nesting) … Continue reading

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