i find the file size of Access 2007 expanding quickly, different from
i need to compact it frequently. is it normal?
Secondly, i also find when i compact the database in Access 2007, the file
name and its extension (accdb) will change to database.mdb
thanks a lot.
1. The file only stored forms & queries & reports
2. compact in local drive, the filename will not be renamed. The rename
only happens in network drive.
any comments? thx.
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After refreshing an Excel file, does the record stay at the one you were
working on or does it go back to the first record of the file?
This doesn't seem like an Excel question. Maybe you could explain what
you're trying to do.
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...Converting access report to pdf format
I wrote a database that, among other things, prints a variety of reports for
my clients. Once each report is done, I run a program called pdfWriter to
convert each report to a pdf file. (When this program is installed, I select
the printer called pdfWriter then print the file. It doesn't actually print a
physical copy but saves the file in pdf format.) Then I e-mail these pdf
reports to the clients.
What I'm looking for are ways that I could automate this process from Access.
Can this be done? If so, could someone point me in the right direction.
Any clues would be grea...Access 07 much slower than 2000/2003, multi user
three new PC withh access 2007 trial and an exsiting access 2000 mdb on a
Performance is slower but acceptable OK with one user, with additin users
(up to 3) it becomes very slow. record scrolling is slow but the main
problem is adding records.
When typing in the edit boxes it can take > 1 sec for the text to appear,
same database saved in 2002/3 format works with any delay in typing or
Office 07 SP1 installed, and previous versions of the office removed when
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...How do I link Excel pages to a different master Excel workbook?
I am trying to take part lists from different assemblies and link them to a
master part list. Ideally one sheet from the assembly part lists will have
many pages and be linked to a sheet in the master part list with the name of
that specific assembly.
I am operating on Midrosoft Office Version 2003.
open both the master and your part list on your master if you set a cell to
(="name of part list book"!A1) you can do that by clicking any cell on the
other workbook with them both open its just like a formula on the sheet only
instead it has the workbooks name first i hope thi...Graphing in Excel
Does anyone know any good graphing tutorials for excel??? I am havin
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origin. Any help would be tremendous
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Pel...tangent excel question
this isnt necessarily an excel question, but it is related in that i
affects a spreadsheet im working on.
ive been looking for a centerline symbol, but none of the fonts i hav
installed seem to include this symbol. it is a blueprint / surveyin
symbol that has a L superimposed by a c. i am using CL right now bu
would like to use the actual symbol for aesthetics.
is there a way i can make a custom symbol or does anyone know where
can find a font that would include such a symbol? thank you. i lov
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1. How can I create a Pivot Table from a text file, downloaded from a
mainframe database? I have been told this could be done in previous versions
2. If I get a new text file each day, how can I refresh the existing Pivot
Table, without the necessity of recreating
Thank you very much
Import the Text file into Excel.
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I have received a file in an email and I cannot view it because I don't have
Excel. PowerPoint has a free download so that you can view a presentation.
If Excel had this same option, people would be able to view a spreadsheet
sent to them for free. If that person wanted to make any changes to the
file, THEN they would need to purchase Excel.
You can download XL viewer from here
Watch for text wrap,
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Hi I seem to be having great difficulty creating for
letters in word and linking them to an excel spreadsheet.
It keeps telling me it needs to be in table form????
I thought any data in excel was a table?????
Help me please!!!!
if you're looking for mail merger instructions you may have a look at
> Hi I seem to be having great difficulty creating for
> letters in word and linking them to an excel spreadsheet.
> It keeps telling me it needs to be in table form????
&...Bar chart with a Percentage
I have a bar chart that has 4 vertical bars. On the 2nd
and 4th bar I'd like to list the percentage it is of the
1st and 3rd bar, respectively. I already have labeled
each bar with its numerical value and data name.
Can I do this? If so, how? I've tried for about 2 hours
Thanks in advance for any help!
>I have a bar chart that has 4 vertical bars. On the 2nd
>and 4th bar I'd like to list the percentage it is of the
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Hope someone out there can help, I have lost the toolbars and menu bars in
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And you're sure that the window isn't just too far up and off the visible
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Hi. I'm wondering if any of you can help me with a problem I'm having. It's
likely a trivial answer, but I'm not seeing it at the moment.
I'm using VB 6.0 and Excel 2002.
I have an Excel workbook that has information about days of the month --
each day having an individual spreadsheet 'Day (1)', 'Day (2)', etc. as tabs
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First of all, when addressing data on spre...Excel Function VLOOKUP
I'm having trouble looking up a table of "Names". The table deifene
below is called ROL_IS and list hundred of other defined tables.
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=VLOOKUP(CUR_MON,ROL_IS,3,FALSE) ANS: ACT_IS
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I'm using Excel 2007 and I'd like to change the default color Excel 2007 uses
to highlight the selected cells in a worksheet. When selecting a range (ex.
A1:D10). The selected range takes on a light transparent blue. Very hard to
see when working in selected range.
I've tried changing Office>Excel Options>Popular>Color Scheme - 3 colors to
choose from (Blue, Silver, Black). This doesn't make a difference with the
selection color at all. Also tried to change the
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option>Item areas, thi...Access Runtime 2007 with Windows 7 Crashing
I am setting up new Dell Windows 7, 64 bit machines and have installed Access
Runtime 2007 which keeps crashing. Windows is telling me that the solution is
this update: KB957262
but the update wont install. The info I have gathered from is that this
update fails with this error code because it cant find access. Is there a way
to force this update to fix the problem without installing a full copy of
access? If not my work around is to install Access Runtime 2003 along w...Distorted Print Preview in Excel 2007
All of the sudden Print Preview and printing is distorted as compared to the
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I can't seem to find where I can turn on the sort arrows in table column
headers. Any advice?
Where are the column headers?
In a table, query, form - data sheet - other?
Some where else?
Jeanette Cunningham MS Access MVP -- Melbourne Victoria Australia
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> headers. Any advice?
I think it's:
- office button (that upper left button)
- access o...Web form that drops into access database
I want to do something that I feel is very simple; however, I have no
knowledge of how to do it. I want to have a form on a website that
drops the data from the form into an access database.
I have a decent amount of experience with web design, and would just
like somewhere to start. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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> knowledge of how to do it. I want to have a form on a w...Changing how Excel INTERPRETS dates
Anybody know how to change the way Excel interprets dates? For the lif
of me I can't remember.
I don't just mean reformatting a cell. I mean if one would typ
"8/11/04" Excel would read this as November 08, 2004 and not August 11
Any hope would be much appreciated,
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this is defined in your Windows - Region...How to restrict printing access for users
I am new to shared databases and was wondering if there was a way to
restirct users from printing specific reports?
You can use User-Level security:
Lynn Trapp's summarization:
Joan Wild's articles:
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Just wondering what the best practice is for storing external contacts I've
imported, that I only want certain groups to be able to access. I guess I
could create a public folder, but since these are slowly being withdrawn,
I'm currently considering adding the contacts to a particular OU, then
creating an address book which filters for a property set on the contacts.
I'd then propose setting the appropriate NTFS permissions on those contacts.
Any suggestions appreciated.
> I'm currently considering adding the contacts to a particular OU, then
> c...Excel macro deployment
I have been deploying Excel macro to workstations using an MSI. The MSI
creates a folder under program folders and drops the xla files in the folder.
The installer also sets a registry value. When the user opens Excel, the
This works fine for Excel 2003.
What do I need to do to properly install Macros under Excel 2007 and Excel
...Importing to access from excel
I understand that access uses the first 15 rows of an imported excel sheet to
determine whether the access field is numerical or text. I have a worksheet
with a date column, and columns that contain both numbers and text entries
(in the form of less than values e.g.<1). Therefore the date column cannot
be changed to text or number otherwise it looses the correct format. And
although the numbers can be changed to text in excel they are only recognised
as numbers in access. The only way I have found to get the all the
information across from excel into access without error values (e...Excel Formula 02-06-10
I Need a Formula which can tell me eg. on seperate wotksheet a report of
which product is chipset and from which suppliers.Thanks for any help I get.
A B C
1 Product 1 Supplier 2 £10.00
2 Product 2 Supplier 1 £8.00
3 Product 3 Supplier 2 £8.00
4 Product 2 Supplier 2 £6.00
5 Product 1 Supplier 2 £11.00
6 Product 3 Supplier 1 £7.00
Farid, I think you mean:-
- and not chipset.
> I Need a Formula which can tell me eg. on seperate wotksheet a report of
> which product is chipset and from which ...