Category Archives: Tables

Microsoft Access Input Mask: Getting To Know The Input Mask Code

Microsoft Access Input Mask: Getting To Know The Input Mask Code “Square pegs in round holes” as the saying goes is not a natural fit leaving unwanted gaps if it can fit at all. Microsoft’s Access input mask utility is … Continue reading

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Data Types In Access Databases: Knowing More About Date/Time

Data Types In Access Databases: Knowing More About Date/Time This quick 80 second video simply shows you how to set data types in Access and this example is the Date/Time data type. It’s not that difficult to create but just … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Hyperlinks: Easy To Create And Apply

Microsoft Access Hyperlinks: Easy To Create And Apply Take a look at how easy Access hyperlinks are with this effective two minute video tutorial showing the simple steps in a table when setting the field’s data type to ‘Hyperlink’. Microsoft … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access 2010 Table: USysApplication Log Table New To Microsoft Access

Microsoft Access 2010 Table: USysApplication Log Table New To Microsoft Access The USysApplication (log) table is a new feature of the Microsoft Access 2010 table object collection and is utilised with the new feature also introduced to this version called … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Database: Data Types In Access – Currency Versus Number

Microsoft Access Database: Data Types In Access – Currency Versus Number Building an Access database normally starts with tables and getting the right data types in Access early on will save a lot of headaches later when calculation and referring … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Database: Query Data Source Mail Merge To Microsoft Word

Microsoft Access Database: Query Data Source Mail Merge To Microsoft Word Using Microsoft Office as collaboration between Microsoft Access queries as a data source mail merge into Microsoft Word bypasses the more conventional approach of using either a separate Excel … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Database: Access DLookup Function Example with Access VBA

Microsoft Access Database: Access DLookup Function Example with Access VBA Take a look at this six and half minute video of how to utilise the Access DLookup function using a little of Access VBA code too (not too difficult but … Continue reading

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How To Remove Multiple Records With A Microsoft Access Delete Query

How To Remove Multiple Records With A Microsoft Access Delete Query Here’s an article I wrote for EzineArticles about handling multiple records or duplicated records in a table and that by calling a couple of the four action queries; in … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Database: Working with Application Parts As Access 2010 Templates

Microsoft Access Database: Working with Application Parts As Access 2010 Templates New to Microsoft Access 2010 is the way you now build Access 2010 templates using what is generally known as Application Parts. This video tutorial (under 3 minutes long) … Continue reading

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