Timer for Queries?
Does anyone know of a macro or add-on that I could use as a simple timer for
queries? I don't like to use the CPU time in the Task Manager because of
it's inaccuracy when not receiving full CPU usage.
THanks for any suggestions
Exactly what are you trying to accomplish? Are you trying to cause a query
to run automatically every so often? If so, you will need to use the timer
event on a form to do that.
Microsoft MVP (Access)
"cmungs" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:88EC7019-045F-4EF...Erratic results from query criteria
I am getting different results from running the same query with the same
selections. One moment it is all behaving as expected, the next it has gone
haywire. (I have done what appears to me to be EXACTLY what I have done in
another database, where it works perfectly every single time.)
In a query I have, amongst others, the following fields:
I want to be able to select any OR ALL of the relevant fields. I have the
Like "*"&[Type Category otherwise leave blank for ALL]&"*"
Like "*"&a...Update Query ?
Is there a way to
1) Assign events when adding in data thru an update query
for example if you append a bunch of data into a table could you then do
some kind of an update query to say if there is an initial event and no
others tag this one Renewal 1 etc.. the only real data you have to go on
would be Customer A and the total amt .. the event, renewal event and the
delta would all need to be added in
Say Customer A comes in with an initial deal
then Customer A renews their deal
So, the data would look like when you're done.:
Year Custo...design query match anywhere?
In the design query I want to match the letters "ABC" anywhere in the
column 'description'. I could not get instr to work by using:
InStr(description, "ABC")) > 0
How else can I match ABC (upper and lowercase) to anywhere in my
Are you saying you put that InStr bit as a criteria under your Description
field in the query designer? Try putting
as the criteria instead.
Alternatively, you could add a computed field to the query
and then put >0 as the ...field highlight
i have an account spreadsheet. with a column heading reading status.
How can i tell excel to highlight all cells containing status "I" fo
inactive in red, and status "A" for active in green
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You would use Format>Conditional Formatting for this.
Select the column in question(I'll assume A).
Format>Conditional Formatting>Formula is:
enter =A1="I" Format>Pattern Red>OK
Add =A1="A" Format>Pattern Green>OK
Note: you can use up to three conditional formats(four if you count...Unexpected Error- Running Advance Find Query
I am getting a message that says "Unexpected Error An Error has occurred"
when I am running an advanced find query on two custom entities. It seems to
be when I have certain custom fields included in my view that the query
Any help on this would be greatly appreciated. Thanks so much.
Just wanted to add that I seem to get errors when there is a 0.00 amount in
> I am getting a message that says "Unexpected Error An Error has occurred"
> when I am running an advanced find query on two custom entities. It se...pass through query
If a combobox is populated by a pass-through query, does it requery every
time the form is closed and reopened?
Access MVP 2002-2005, 2007-2010
The Hilltop Institute
University of Maryland Baltimore County
> If a combobox is populated by a pass-through query, does it requery every
> time the form is closed and reopened?
...Removing a field From a Pivot Table
I'm working with a pvt table in excel. Right now there are several
fields in the pvt table, including the month different entries are made
and the account that made them. When i hit the show detail button in
the pivot table i get the detail all of the entries grouped by month
and by account on a separate sheet. I want to continue to do this, but
i want to also be able to get a second view where i hit the show detail
button and only see the detail grouped my account (month is either
hidden or totally removed from this list of data in the pvt table and
the rows that composed the different...a count field in a query?
I have a query in which I would like to create a field which
increments by 1 for each record selected, so if there are 10 records
selected by the query, this column would show numbers 1 to 10.
Ideally I would like to have some text in front of each number, say
invoice1, invoice2 etc.
From a previous posting I realise that this is frowned upon but it
would be the simplest solution for my problem!
How can I do this?
On Mon, 03 Dec 2007 08:54:00 +0000, Geoff Cox <<>> wrote:
>I have a query in which I would like to create a field which
Ok I have a workbook I am working on for someone else and my formulas will
not work. Any help would greatly be appreciated.
=SUMPRODUCT(--(C4:C59>=5900),--(C4:C59<=5999)) this works like a charm but I
need to use this plus (e4:e59="g-shift"). I need the first formula to be the
condition to count the second formula. so basically i want if c4 has 5950
and E4 has g-shift then I get 1 and if e4 is blank then i get 0. Everything
I have tried says that the formula is wrong.
Did you try:
I...Sort by date field
I am using Windows XP and Access 2000.
I have two tables Tbl-TrainingWaiting and Tbl-TrainingSchedule.
I have a form called Frm-TrainingWaiting which has the table
Tbl-TrainingWaiting as the Record Source.
I use =TRACourse1.Column(1) in the Control Source of a text box to display
the date held in the Tbl-TrainingSchedule table.
I am trying to make the form Frm-TrainingWaiting sort on the date field.
Can this be done?
Thanks you in advance for any help.
"Richard" <Richard@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:560D5293-F2B4-4FA9-B...Saving Username and Pass with Web Queries
I am pulling data from a website that requires you to provide a usernam
and password everytime you visit the site. Excel has cachin
capabilities, but everytime you close excel and try and open up th
spreadsheet again, it can't login.
What is the fix for this?
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Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com/
...why does Word display my field codes upon opening?
I am using Office 2007, and version 11 of Reference Manager. When I open my
document, both the Reference Manager fields and the page numbers display with
the cryptic words in [brakets]. I must Select All and 'toggle field codes'
every time. Can I have Word open with the fields already 'toggled'?
Office Button>Word Options>Advanced then uncheck the "Show field codes
instead of their values" in the Show document content section of the Word
Hope this helps,
Doug Robbins - Word MVP
Please reply only to the newsgroups unle...Birthday query for many children in one record
I have a database for the church, it has one main flat table only.
Each record for the parents have field for child1 name,
child1birthday, child2 name, child2birthday, child3 name,
child3birthday - up to 5 children.
I am having difficulty trying to get a report to list the birthdays of
the children like this
parent name, child 1 name, child 1 birthday month etc. so you get
something like this:-
Parent John Smith, child Mary Smith January 3
Parent Fred Jones, child Bert Jones March 4
Parent John Smith, child Jane Smith March 6
Parent Harry Brown, child Jane Brown March 6
Parent Bert Taylor,..."Changed by" Column is empty
Outlook 2003/Exchange 2000
in my mailbox, the "Changed by" column remains empty throughout all folders.
When I change to my Team Mailbox, the "Changed by" column has the desired
Even when I move a mail from the Team Mailbox to my mailbox, the "Changed
by" column remains empty.
Is this a bug or I am doing something wrong.
Thank you very much.
...Unresponsive Query Wizard
I have an Excel 2003 user who is using a spreadsheet that pulls data
from our SQL server.
When he opens it and refreshes the data it is fine, it pulls the current
data, but when he tries to edit the query, the Query Wizard does not
appear, he can see it on the task bar, but when he switches focus using
task manager everything is greyed out and nothing works.
I have tested the file from my computer and it is fine, which suggests a
problem with his machine or installation. Does anyone have any ideas?
> Hi there,
> I have an Excel 2003 user who...Another simple query
I have a table that contains first names and last names in different
fields. Is there any way to write a query that will give as a result
the first name and last name in the same field?
I hope this makes sense.
Thanks in advance!
[last_name_field] & ", " & [first_name_field] AS whole_name
Change the field and table names to whatever your actual fields and
On Apr 23, 9:47 am, Homer <peter.a.r...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have a table that contains first names an...Query query
I am trying to create a new field in which it shows the sum total of 10
fields (Charge Time, Charge Time 2, Charge Time 3, etc.); what is the easiest
way to do this?
NewFieldName: [Charge Time] + [Charge Time 2] + [Charge Time 3] .... etc
> I am trying to create a new field in which it shows the sum total of 10
> fields (Charge Time, Charge Time 2, Charge Time 3, etc.); what is the easiest
> way to do this?
I tried this, and it doesn't work. Is there something I'm forgetting?
...group by query trouble
I'm trying to run a query that counts the number of people with
hemoglobin of type SS, type SC, and then all others. There are about
12 different kinds of types.
Basically I want a count for SS, a count for SC, and then a count that
totals all the others into one count. Hopefully that makes sense.
I'm using group by for the SS and SC which works great, but I'm not
sure how to tell it to add up the others.
I'm not a big fan of nested IIf statements, but this should work after you
put in the proper field and table names:
IIf([Hemoglobin]="SC","SC&...Is it possible to count words in a memo field
Hi is it possible to count the number of times the words "Invoice Chased"
has been entered in a memo field? If it is how do I go about it?
MField is the name of your memo filed
SField is the search string
SFieldCount is the number of occurances of the search string
SFieldCount = (Len([MField]) - Len(Replace([MField], SField, ""))) / Len
You're replacing the search string with a zero length string, comaparing the
length of the memo field before and after the replacement(s) then dividing
the difference by the length of the search stri...To Query or not to Query??
Hello all -
I'm a newbe to Access but have made great progress. I'm using Acess 2003. The
db is up and running prefectly. Now I need to tackle the reporting. I have
seen posts about reports and queries and am a little confused. Do I need to
create a query to run my reports off of? I have a tabbed subform in the main
form. There are seven tabs breaking up all the services we provide. Like
"Promo Items", "Leads", "Client Printed Material","Internal Print Material"
and so on. The main form has the User, Branch and Marketing Rep.
I need to...Use VBA to update custom field on Collection Main screen
I've modified the Collection Management main screen by adding a field
to display the e-mail address linked to the AP address ID. The code
to update that field fires after the user tabs away from the customer
ID field. However, if the user wants to use the VCR buttons at the
bottom of the screen, they have to click twice to go to the next
record. When they do that, the field doesn't update itself.
I know I am probably being dumb, but am having a huge mental block on
how to get that field to update itself when the user advances to
another record on the screen.
Any assistance is appr...Dynamic Query
I am trying to dynamically modify my pass-through query containing a
procedure call with 2 parameters.
When I run my access app, I get this error: "Object or provider is not
capable of performing reuqested operation."
Below is my access code:
Dim varItem As Variant
Dim strSQL As String
Dim cat As ADOX.Catalog
Dim cmd As ADODB.Command
Dim strMyDate As String, dtMyDate As Date
dtMyDate = CDate([Forms]![ySalesHistory]![Start Date])
strMyDate = Format(dtMyDate, "yyyymmdd")
strSQL = "procCustomerSalesandPayments '" & s...null fields in Message Tracking logs
The Message Tracking logs for our SBS 2003 exch. server contain null values
for the client-ip and host-name fields. Is there a reason whe this would be
so? Are we missing some component which would populate these fields?
...Linking tables in a query
I have a database that contains information on a certain number of
individuals during different session. Table 1 'tbl_Tracking_Form1' has
information on sessions 2,4 and 6. Table 2 'tbl_Tracking_Form2' has
information on sessions 1,3 and 5. Table 3 'tbl_General_Info' has demographic
information on all the individuals (those who will eventually attentd
sessions 1,2,3,5,5 and 6). I need to create two reports. One (Report1)
should display all the information on the individuals during session 2, 4 and
6 and another(Report2) that displays all the information on the i...