Category Archives: Utilities

ListBox Controls In Microsoft Access Database Forms

ListBox Controls In Microsoft Access Database Forms – Simple To Create This video tutorial (less than 3 minutes) demonstrates what Listbox controls are in a Microsoft Access form and explains the difference between this control and the similar ComboBox control. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Dependencies: What Is The Object Dependencies Pane?

Microsoft Access Dependencies: What Is The Object Dependencies Pane? You may have been using Microsoft Access for some time now but there are always new techniques and tools to know including Access dependencies. This utility gives you a view of … 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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Tools In Ms Access Databases: Avoid Microsoft Access Corruptions

Tools In Ms Access Databases: Avoid Microsoft Access Corruptions One of the most popular desktop relational database applications of today, sometimes Microsoft Access can get a little ‘confused‘ causing corruption of which there are tools in MS Access to help … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Database Normalization Versus DeNormalization

Microsoft Access Database Normalization Versus De-Normalization To normalize or to de-normalize that is the question! Database normalization is widely misunderstood. Any new database system should adopt some level of database normalization (a minimum of ‘Third Normal Form (3NF)’) but what … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Macros – Access 2010 Makes It Even Easier To Use

Microsoft Access Macros – Access 2010 Makes It Even Easier To Use Using Microsoft Access macros adds just a little more professionalism and polished look and feel users expect with any user-friendly application. This quick demonstration gives you an overview … Continue reading

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Microsoft Access Macros – New eBook Is Here!!

Microsoft Access Macros – New eBook Is Here!! STOP THE PRESS!! My new eBook is now available! Take a look at the following link: Understanding & Using Microsoft Access Macros. It’s the first dedicated reference to just Access macros and … 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: Customize Access 2010 Ribbon Bar – Part 2

Microsoft Access Database: Customize Access 2010 Ribbon Bar – Part 2 In part 1, I introduced you to how you can easily customise the Access 2010 Ribbon Bar which was a video tutorial showing the simple steps. In this final … Continue reading

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