empty text box
I am brand new to Access (a Paradox user) and am bewildered by the Text Box
issue. I have a report in which I want to add a page footer that states the
report is confidential. When I try to go to print view, it asks me to enter
a parameter value. this is so frustrating, please help. Thanks!
That would not be the problem. It is asking for parameters for the query
that is the report's record source.
Dave Hargis, Microsoft Access MVP
> I am brand new to Access (a Paradox user) and am bewildered by the Text Box
> issue. I have a report in whi...Access Database Conversion to Excel Database
I need to convert a downloaded database in Access format
to an Excel format I can use on my desktop.
Use Data>Import External Data in the menubar
Regards Ron de Bruin
(Win XP Pro SP-1 XL2000-2003)
"greg" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> I need to convert a downloaded database in Access format
> to an Excel format I can use on my desktop.
...Nothing shows up in Database objects in Database Wizard
Hello, I am having touble with Visio 2003 once again. Though the db wizard,
I created an excel spreadsheet (table) for data and am tryinig to link the
chart back to this original database so that when I change something in the
database it will change correspondingly. I am going back through the DB
wizard, and can only get as far as selecting a database object to connect to.
I have selected the original dada source, checked table, but nothing showes
up under the database objects. Am I or my computer missing something?
Have you defined a name for the region ...Huge database
Good afternoon, i have to make a huge database wich have to get data from
excel file.That is not a big problem problem is that i have to get
information for about 1000 families with 1000 elements for every family and
this database have to storage this information at leaset one year. This make
a huge pack of elements. Can Microsoft Access get so huge pack of data ? If
yes i would be glad to read some ideas.
If you are talking about 1000 columns in a table, Access can't do it. 255 is
the upper limit.
1,000 * 1,000 is potentially a million records. However if the data is
pr...linking 2 databases in 1
I am running 2 hqs for 2 different purposes, now the company decided to use
1 hq for both purpose.
How can i link the 2 databases into 1 database????
I tired to link them from SQL server enterprise manager-all task- export
data from database A to B but some tables can not be exported and show me
is it possible to link them or im just trying something impossible?
Advice me on that plZzzzZZzz
...Pasting large amounts of text into a cell
When pasting large amounts of text (using Paste Special - Text) into a cell,
we don't see all the text. Some text appears to run beyond the cell border.
Tried the AutoFit and that doesn't make the text fit. When I widen the
column, the text still doesn't appear properly. What more can I do? Thank
Excel Help on "limits" or "specifications" reveals that Excel will allow
32,767 characters to be entered in a cell.
However, it goes on to state that "only 1024 characters will be visible or can
To work around this...Importing Current Database into CRM Database
I would just like to know if it is possible to tranfer my current database
into the Adventure Works Database(and if so how) or is it used just for a
few records for testing purposes.
You help will be highly appreciated...
there is a redeployment tool on support.microsoft.com/downloads under
microsoft crm. This may help you.
Microsoft CRM MVP
"Rock619" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I would just like to know if it is pos...how to start a database
hi guys, i want to start a database on excel 2000, i never had to do
this before, and i know this can be done.
i just dont know where to start from !
what i want to do is, it is a racing club, i want a listing of all
pilot and a sheet where we can enter the number of the car(all pilot
info need will be transfer) for final result of the race.(right now
they enter the car no, name , city at every race at every registration,
if he is register to 3 race they do the process 3 time.)
like in access went we create the database and after the query, that
what i want to do in excel.
any tip or link...Use query from another database
In the code below is there a way that qryOrderHistory could be in a
separate database. If so how would i refer to it in the code.
Dim db As DAO.Database
Dim qd As DAO.Querydef
Dim rs As DAO.Recordset
Set db = CurrentDb
Set qd = db.QueryDefs("qryOrderHistory")
qd.Parameters("prmCustNo") = lngCustNo
Set rs = qd.OpenRecordset()
If Not rs.Eof Then
.... code to populate an excel spreadsheet
Change your 'Set db = CurrentDb' line to something like the following ..
Set db = DbEngine.OpenDatabase("full path and name of target MDB here")
...Database Queries with database views, that base on many database t
I created 2 database views. Each of them uses 256 database tables.
From every database table only one column is used in the select list of the
view. Every database table has one column which is used for the join.
Each database table has 5 rows. The database tables have not any foreign
keys and indexes.
Both views works fine. When I use the database views in a query like this:
SELECT v1.*, v2.* FROM v1, v2 WHERE v1.id=v2.id
I should get 5 rows with 512 columns in the resultset.
But I get the following error from the SQL-Server (after about 5 minutes):
Msg 8621, Level 17, State 2...first letter of text box referece
i have created a user input form in VBA, which works fine.
"organisation" is a field on the form
if a user enters an organisation beggining with letters A-F for example, i want the data entered to go into sheet 1. if the organisation begins with G-L, i want it to go into sheet 2 etc...
i have managed such a formula in excel, but does not work in VB.
my current attempt looks like this:
If Organisation.Value(Left >= CHAR(65), Left <= CHAR(70)) Then
ElseIf Organisation.Value(Left >= CHAR(71)...full text search
It does not look like vista is full text indexing word documents.
I have set the option:
Indexing Options in the Control Panel and click Advanced,
then clicked the File Types tab. Add the .doc, doxc file types
and clicked the option to "index properties and file contents."
However I still cannot full text search word document.
The answer to Vista's lame search is:
FileLocatorPro. There's also free AgentRansack but like most free things,
it's not superb.
WindowsXp search was slow but WORKING, especially...Impact of changing database column width?
We are a software product company and are planning to begin using the
Contract Administration module. To do so, we will be switching our inventory
items from Track: None to Track: Serial Numbers and we will be storing our
software license keys in the Serial Number field which is column SERLTNUM in
Unfortunately, SERLTNUM is CHAR(21) and our license keys are a few
characters wider than 21. We can get the keys down to 21 characters by
removing three embedded hyphens, but there are several databases outside of
GP where the license keys must still exist with...Set Database in Excel
In Microsoft article 183446 under method 2, it refers to using "Set Database"
on the Data menu. I am using Excel 2002 (the article says it applies to
Excel 2002), but Set Database does not appear in my Data menu. Is this an
It's an error due, I think, to very old menu structures. The article says
that the information applies to everything from version 5.0 (1995) through
2003, inclusive. But I believe that the Set Database menu item disappeared
from the Data menu as of Excel 97. And one has long defined a name using the
Insert menu, not the Formula menu. But my rapidl...Client access problem after databases restoration
Recently we had a problem with an Exchange 2003 Back-End server with 6
mailbox store distributed thru 4 SG, and we lost the databases because the
SAN's disks partitions were deleted by mistake.
So, we had to do a restore from a backup, but when we could not mount the
stores, so we used eseutil /p command, and after, eseutil /d, and then
isinteg -s servername -fix -test alltests. We could mount the stores, users
can use email.
The problem now is that we have some users that could not access their
mailbox thru Outlook, and when we try to move to another store, we receive
an ...Text unwaps with large amounts of text
When I type large amounts of text into a cell, after about
12 lines or so the text no longer wraps itself. I cannot
figure out why this is happening and have not been able to
find a solution. Can anyone provide any input?
Thanks in advance.
could be a character limitation per cell that you're
Just a hunch though.
>When I type large amounts of text into a cell, after
>12 lines or so the text no longer wraps itself. I cannot
>figure out why this is happening and have not been able
>find a solutio...upgraded from MSSQL 2000 to MSSQL 2005 now database's users have
I updated the MSSQL 2000 server to MSSQL 2005 server now the database's
users have no
login names. I found a way to list orphaned users sp_change_users_login
'Report' but it only listed dbo and there are actually five listed with
MSSQL Server Management Studio Express. I tried this sp_change_users_login
'update_one', 'RPS', 'RPS' but I get the following error the user name 'RPS'
is absent or invalid.
Try with Auto_Fix instead; see the example at the end of the following
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/..."Convert" Driver vom XP64 to Win7 64
I'm not the Manufacturer of the Device and I don't have source-access. So if
there is a working driver for Windows XP 64 Bit Edition, is it somehow
possible to get it installed on Win7 (with test-signing)? Can it be achieved
by modifing the .inf?
I think it will install with a question of "Do you trust this =
Maxim S. Shatskih
Windows DDK MVP
"G=EF=BF=BDnter Prossliner" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message =
news:%23pcCh162KHA.1452@TK2MSFTNGP06.p...Hide text in formula bar
I am using excel 97. I know it is possible to hide the edit or formula bar,
but I wan tit visible, just want the cell contents not to show up in it. I
konw that "hidden" option will work, but I don't want to protect the cells.
Is there anyway to have some cells not show up in the edit bar without using
If it's formulas you don't want shown, you can format the cells (Format -
Cells - Protection - Hidden). Then protect the worksheet (Tools,
Protection, Protect Sheet. If that isn't it, explain why you want a formula
bar, but don...database or other software?
I need help with the following situation:
I want to create files or a database that will contain information about my
clients, with their business information (i.e address, phone, fax, type of
business, in which states they do business) to send an invitation to bid on a
construction project. I want , where a database would fill out the
information automatically on the bid invitation, then fax, or email the
invitation to each selected clients according to their specialty. Then I will
need to keep track of who answers my invitations in order to "weed out"
clients who do...Form in another database
How can I check if an Access form is open or loaded when the form is in
another Access application (mdb or nde file).
...Automated HTML reply to plain text email
I am receiving a lot of emails with the same subject line. They are all plain text emails and i would like to set up a rule that replies automatically using a HTML coded template.
For some reason this is not working as normal a normal reply rule would work.
any suggestions please?
Submitted using http://www.outlookforums.com
What exactly happens when you try?
Diane Poremsky [MVP - Outlook]
Outlook Tips: http://www.outlook-tips.net/
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Outlook Tips by email:
mailto:dailytips-sub...Do we have a software which can export text to excel perfectly?
do we have such software frnds???
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
Do you mean Import into excel?
And if you can tell excel that the data is either fixed width or has a common
separator, then excel will be pretty close to perfect!
If you can't tell excel that stuff, then I think you'll need to do some data
cleansing after you import it.
"vikram <" wrote:
> do we have such software frnds????
> Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com/
...convert numbers to time
I was working in Excel and typed in my time values as numbers (military
time), exported the data to Access and now would like to convert my numbers
to hrs:nn. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
Access does not have a "time" data type. Access does have a Date/Time data
If you only have time, consider storing that data in Access as Text, then
coming up with procedures that do the conversion/formatting.
Microsoft Access MVP
Disclaimer: This author may have received products and services mentioned
in this post. Me...Attendance Database Setup
I am creating an attendance database for my company.
There are 19 different departments in the company and each manager
his/her own employee attendances.
I had a spreadsheet set up, but it wasn't on a rolling calendar basis.
I was going to have the managers delete old months, but that would most
likely mess with the formulas.
So the new spreadsheet needs to be on a rolling calendar basis, so that
a new month comes up, the previous month from last year will drop off
My file has three worksheets, one titled "Summary", one titled