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I am trying to use the KB article at
to increment an Invoice number automatically.
I am confused about where they want me to put the code.
They make refference to storing the code in a "Protected form template"
I don't know what this is. Can someone please help
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I�m running access 2003, windows xp pro SP2
I've been commission in my work to do a small application to track and
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accounting savvy person :(, does anyone know of a link or sample access
database that can help me with the basic structure of the tables and
reports?, any help would be greatly appreciated.
...I need help to display a dialog from a resource-only DLL
I created a resource-only Dll to store string, dialog, icon and bitmap. With
loadstring function i can load a string from this dll, but i don't know how
dipslay a dialog from it. here is my code :
UINT CDataResource::GetResourceDialog(int ResourceID)
// load resource
LPCDLGTEMPLATE lpDialogTemplate = NULL;
HGLOBAL hDialogTemplate = NULL;
HINSTANCE hInst = AfxFindResourceHandle(MAKEINTRESOURCE(ResourceID),
HRSRC hResource = ::FindResource(hInst, MAKEINTRESOURCE(ResourceID),
hDialogTemplate = LoadResource(hInst, hResource);
if (hDialogTemplate != NULL)
...Help needed in print
I am displaying lot of labels and progress bars in side form view. I want to
print all the label and progress bar as it looks in the form view.
thanks in advance
You might be interested in Joe Newcomber's site, here:
where you'll find code for screen copying and bitmap printing.
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> I am displaying lot of labels and progress...Visio Newbie
Hello all, this is my first time using Visio for drawing a floor plan and I
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Yesterday, (Using a tape measure) I mapped out the floor plan of an office
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Is there a way once I get a room shape kinda close to teh measurements, that
I can manually type in teh length for each wall?
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A user on our domain was deleted when he should not have been. His mail
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But it's a dry heat.
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I have a small commercial package written in C++ (targeted to Windows
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investigate the option of replacing our database with a commercial package,
such as Access or MySQL. Can anyone recommend informative reading that
provides details on programming C++ with either of these two databases? At
this stage we have no (any I mean ZERO) experience such programming. Any
information would be helpful: recommendations for Access over MySQL (or
vice versa), sources of such comparisons, licensing considerations, OD...Freight allocation to Inventory cost
Landed cost does not work for our company. We need the ability to apply an
average Freight cost or a percentage to every item in inventory at the time
it is received in. The cost could be applied by the weight of the product or
a simple % increase.
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We need to auto calculate what percentage of the damaged amount has been
recovered.We manually calculated that the field named Percentage equals the
Recovered Amount divided by the Damaged Amount multiplied by 100.
We wrote the following Jscript; crmForm.all.new_percentage.DataValue =
crmForm.all.new_damagesamount.DataValue * 100 to do this for us.
After using the OnSave event, we continue to receive an error stating that '
This control only accepts strings or null as an input'. I am not sure where I
am going wrong and would real...Help with Excel ActiveX listbox controls
I�m trying to create listboxes that displays data from a named range
spanning multiple columns. I am able to populate the listbox with data
and use it without any problems. However, if the sheet that contains
the listboxes changes, the size/dimensions of the listbox unexpectedly
also changes. Since I have not written any procedures that control the
height/width properties of the listboxes, I cannot determine why the
dimensions of the listboxes are changing.
I have attached a spreadsheet that illustrates this problem. When you
open the spreadsheet, you should see two listboxes named Lis...Need help finding the right function, please
The cells in Col A contain one of four values. The cells in Col D
contain dates. I want to return the highest date for each of the four
values. I'm having a difficult time understanding how the different
look up functions work to allow me to get =(MAX(all dates in Cold D
where Col A = "x")).
The Help files for both LOOKUP and VLOOKUP indicate the values in the
column to be searched must be sorted in ascending order. That can't
happen in this sheet. I'm stuck with them as they are.
A drop-kick in the right direction would be much appreciated!!
=MAX(IF(A1:A...HELP: Sheet embedded comboboxes
I am assisting somebody with their excel project and they have a sheet with
comboboxes in it.
When a value is selected, it populates cells underneath, however when the
data is freshly loaded, the cell underneath is given the value but the
combobox does not update to this value.
I have tried to click on the box to edit it, however no matter how many
times i click i cannot seem to get it to recognise i've clicked. In other
words, the resizing box does not come up and i have no right-click menu.
All i can do is select from the drop down list without any editing of the
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...Need expert coding help with a debugging issue.
I've got a piece of code in a form on my front end db that updates a record
in a table based on certain criteria. My problem is that this code seems to
have a flaw in it that allows multiple instances of this code, running on
different machines, to access the exact same record in the table, if the
following conditions are met:
1. The code is executed at the exact same time
2. The record being updated in the target table has no current value
The table has three fields: Bin Number, Vendor Name, and Count. My problem
is that when Vendor Name is empty when the code is run by two users a...Codes needed to update wages
Column A of Sheet1 holds the identity numbers of about 200 casual members of
our staffs. Column F shows their current weekly wages. I need a simple macro
that allows me to update the weekly wages for some of these members by 4.5%
from a list of their identity numbers shown in Column A of Sheet2. Any help
is much appreciated.
Here one shot at it:
Dim lr As Long, sh As Worksheet, rng As Range
Dim fRng As Range
Set sh = ActiveSheet
lr = sh.Cells(Rows.Count, 1).End(xlUp).Row
Set rng = sh.Range("A2:A" & lr)
Set...Need to seperate alpha numeric data in a cell
I have a number of cells that contain words and numbers. How can I ge
rid of or seperate the numbers form the data.
e.g Cell A1 contains - Bridge Terminal 123456
I need to just get 123456
Please note numbers can be anywhere in the data and are differen
Thanks in advance
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I think you need a user defined function (UDF) for this. Go to the VB
editor, insert a new module and enter the following:
Dim i As Integer
Dim strReturn As String
For i = 1 To Len(xstrIn)
If IsNumeric(Mid(xstrIn, i, 1)) Then st...need a macro...
hi am i the need of a mactro
My requirement is to check whether the review sheets are
columns should be filled after review,both by the reviewer and the one
whose work is being reviewed.
my input is an excel sheet with a column containing the name of the
My macro should open these sheets one by one and check whether those
columns are filled properly,if not indicate by some means.
to automate the manual checking whether the review sheets are
can anyone help in this
...Help with calculation #3
On sheet2 I have a list of dates where A1 is 01 Jan 2004, A2 is 01 Feb
2004 etc through to 01 Oct 2005, against each date is a column of
figures. So A1 is the date and B1 is the volume.
On sheet1 I want to have a formula that will calculate the total volume
between 2 dates selected by the user, where D7 is the earliest date and
D9 is the latest date. So after they have input the dates the volumes
between those dates will be totaled and shown in E10.(They will only be
able to input dates for the 1st of the month - so as to match the data
held on sheet2.)As you appreciate there will be more tha...Help on SUM cells with formulas
At F199 I have the formula =SUM(F177:F198) but rows 177 to 198 contain
formulas like =(+E180-E179) and F199 formula won't work.
Do I need to extract correctly the values only? is it possible?
What exactly does "formula won't work" mean?
What kind of return are you getting?
No answer? - Wrong answer? - Error message?
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eg On The Thames on New Years Eve, may people were using digital cameras and
their screens should clear bright picture - mine was black! What setting
should I set on mine? Any advice really appreciated.
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> Hi All - I hope...eConnect newbie
I've installed eConnect 7.5 and am planning to use this to read & write xml
files to GP can anyone give me samples or examples of how to do this, also my
company is planning to upgrade to GP 9 shortly are there major changes
between each version?
Thanks in advance.
If you've installed eConnect, then you have several samples already. They
are located in the samples folder underneath the eConnect installation.
The changes from 7.5 to 9.0 are fairly minimal. Mostly, there are new xml
elements that can be included, but many of those are optional. It's my gue...matching, vlookup, index help.
Hi, I was wondering if anyone could help me formatting my spread sheet for work. I need to enter a state, by selecting it in a drop list, and then the agency rates for that state automatically shows up in a table that I have prepared and is ready to be calculated. How do you enter something in one cell and it automatically results in numbers to appear in other cells?
use a combination of data / validation to create the drop down list and
VLOOKUP function to populate the related information
assuming that in Sheet2 you have the following
...MDI newbie ?
I want to add a "reload" command that will close the current(and only)
document and reload it again. Here is what I have tried so far:
while(AfxGetApp()->GetOpenDocumentCount() > 0);
This doesn't work, because, as I've learned ID_FILE_NEW create just that, a
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Does ...Run Integration Quicker-Newbie
I am running an integration to import sales orders for
invoicing. I use several additional query criteria in IM,
but I do not think these criteria are passed to SQL Server
2000. Instead, the records are returned, then the
criteria are applied. The integration is taking quite a
bit of time to run. Does anyone have an idea on how to
pass the criteria to SQL Server, or any other ideas to
increase the performance?
use a SQL Server View
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I had asked for you guys to give me an ability to drop foreign character set
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I noticed today that under your safety options tab on the upper right I can
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