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MS Access 2013 append(+ sign) option gives error

I deleted the relationships,saved the database and opened it again after 15 min and this mysterious append option appears and when clicked this error occurs in employee data and payment table ERROR ...
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Multiple data in access form [closed]

If we have two tables 1) people (fields like, ID and name) and 2) Telephones (fields like IDowner and number) and we want one form per people but all number of each people to display all them in same ...
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Why does Access return “Conversion Type Failure” if I'm importing text into… text?

For some reason, no matter what, I get a "Type Conversion Failure" (found in a generated log-table) after importing data from an Excel spreadsheet. It's only happening to a few columns that have ...
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Changing the Table name for a linked table in Microsoft Access

I have a Access form application to create a labour posting import file. we use it enter the labour posting details and create a edi import file, which is later imported to our ERP software(Syspro). ...
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Blu Windows phone Ease of access

I have turned on my ease of access button and I have to double click to try and do anything unfortunately I can not open my phone, it just reads everything to me that I tap on. How do I turn this off ...
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MS Word 2010 - database links no longer prompting on open

I have numerous documents that used to automatically link to a database upon opening with the statement: Opening this document will run the following SQL command: SELECT * FROM ...
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XML to Microsoft Access — avoid losing keys

I want to import an XML document into Microsoft Access 2010. Here is a sample from the XML: <ROWSET> <BIOG> <BIOG_NBR> 10021616 </BIOG_NBR> ...
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mail merge to separate documents with filename based on Merge field

I'm doing a mail merge from a Access database and I'd like to make many documents from the mail merge, instead of just one. I found a macro that lets me split the merged document after it's made, that ...
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Update Combobox Fields via an Access 2013 Form

Simplified version: I would like to update a table field based on a combobox: SELECT [Table].[ID], [Table].[Name] & " " & [Table].[Year], [Table].[Info1], [Table].[Info2], [Table].[Info3] ...
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Data model for services quotes with MS Access

I'm trying to create a simple quoting tool using MS Access. It's supposed to be a variation on the standard Orders - OrderDetails - Products type of M2M data model, however the complication is that ...
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Need help building an Expression [closed]

Need to know how to build an expression from this query:Create a new column to display High Priority for all loans that have an InterestRate of 7.5% or more, and Low Priority otherwise.
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Microsoft Access force override table row ID

I have a table with a missing record, when I recreate it (18) the new id is 127 because it's autoincrement. When I go to change the row id to 18 (and there is obviously no row with the id 18) it ...
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Inserting Autotext (or Quickpart) into Word (2013) on the basis of a Boolean value from Access (2013)

Haven't found any info on this anywhere on the net (at least any that works--more on that in a moment). What I am trying to do is have, at the push of a button that I have created in an Access Form, ...
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Access The object doesn't contain the automation object

I have an Access file producing an error when typing in to any field... The LinkMasterFields property setting has produced this error: The object doesn't contain the automation object How do I ...
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Access Linked Table Manager missing, can't change linked database

In an Access file the "Linked Table Manager" is missing in Office 2010, in fact the only menus are File and Home are visible. How do I unhide the Linked Table Manager so I can fix the location of the ...
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Generate list of Microsoft Access database tables

How do I have Microsoft Access generate a list of Database tables? I came across an SQL query someone suggested on anther website however Access doesn't seem to have any interface to simply allow ...
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Error exporting Access database table to new database, can't find what should not yet exist

How do I export a Microsoft Access database table in to it's own *.accdb database? When viewing the list of tables on the left column under the "Tables" category I can right-click and export but when ...
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Export MS Access 2010 SQL

Using Microsoft Access 2010 how do I export the SQL to an SQL file? The output should be similar to how phpMyAdmin exports SQL; a phpMyAdmin SQL export file can be imported to a database via a source ...
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Expression in Access involving dates

I have written the following formular in Excel to calculate the year a person will be 18 by 1st September based on their DoB (in cell F2). It seems to work ok in Excel: ...
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Access freezes before I can change data source

I have an .adp file that connects to MSSQL Data Source A, on Intranet #1. I copy the .adp to Intranet #2, including moving the .mdb to MSSQL Data Source B. I try to open the .adp to change the Data ...
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MS Access 2013 Online - How to add SQL?

I have been using other versions of Access that allow for easy reporting and SQL. I am trying to use the MS Access 2013 Online Web App but I can't seem to use SQL. Where is the feature for querying ...
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MS Access Form input to text box changes to a number when form is saved

I have been asked by my employer to "fix" a database error. There is an Access form in which there are several text boxes. One of the boxes is for the Last name of the individual added to the ...
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Microsoft Access database worked before and now old records won't update

This code was working fine on Windows 2003 Server. Updated to Windows 2008 Server and now new records can be listed for update or delete but old records can only list record content, but can't be ...
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Microsoft Access Web App - Sharepoint online - user permission only for the app

I want to publish a access web app (2013) with sharepoint online to the web for costumers. I don't want that the users of the app have access to the sharepoint site behind the app, neither that they ...
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Where'd my ribbon tabs go in ms-access?

In MS access 2010, if I create a brand new project, the ribbon has a lot of options and actions. But if I open an existing project, created in MS access 2003, I can't see any of those tabs. Does ...
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Reading a web based datafile every five minutes with MS Access

I have a local webbased datafile that I would like to query every five minutes and save the data in a table. The data is a flat file that I would need to parse if it just went into a table. I am ...
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Reconcile multiple versions of an Access table [closed]

An access mdb file has bounced around between several computers, and old versions of the file have been used on some computers while the copies were being used on other computers. This has resulted in ...
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MS Access - How are reports connected to queries and how can I find out which belongs to which?

I need to understand MS Access reports. I have old MDBs with connected tables from an Oracle DB. Some queries collect data. And reports are used to present data and to send it via e-mail. (~10 queries ...
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How to combine an Excel spreadsheet with word documents using a field from the excel rows matching filename of word doc

I am trying to combine an excel spreadsheet with associated word documents. There is 1 word document per excel line. I have the Excel spreadsheet with all the rows. I have all the word docs in a ...
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Send Email's from Access 2007 with Lotus 8.5

I've this code bellow. It save the email with all receipts but it only send to the first receipt; On Lotus sent folder --> teste@hotmail.com;test@gmail.com On the Receive end --> test@hotmail.com; ...
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Windows Task Scheduler wouldn't launch Access database

I'm using Windows Server 8 and I'm having a real problem launching my Access 2010 database from Task Scheduler. As I can see the problem is not new, but I hope, if somebody found a solution, maybe ...
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Network shared access database: your network access was interrupted access to continue close the database

I have a network with several Windows XP and Windows 7 users accessing MS Access databases over shared files in a NAS Synology. One of the XP users get several times in a day the following message: ...
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I have an Access MDB, I know the password, but how do I Disable it in Access 2013

I have searched around but cannot find how to remove the password on my MDB file using Access 2013. I do know the password so I can open the MDB Ok, but I want to disable the password. One Tut ...
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MS-Access many to many relationship with subform having multiple criteria

In my database design there are 5 tables and i want my database to be able to save the course fee given by student. according to the design one student can enroll in many courses. i want to ...
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Access 2000 multi column reports

I've set, and saved, the page settings for a particular report to use 2 columns. But this save only seems to work for a while. Somehow it reverts back to the default of 1 column. Can I not set it ...
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Linking word with access with ask value at open

I have a Word document that has some fields connected with Microsoft Access and I want that when the Word document is opened, it asks for the ID of the client to filter the table. The document is ...
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Microsoft Access 2010 and 2013 not responding when trying to filter columns

In Windows 8, when we try to use the filter option in Microsoft Access 2010 and 2013 using the keyboard option (arrow keys), the application stops responding. The error occurs only if the rows are ...
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Best way to edit and share database with MS SQL and Access

What is the best way to share with my partners an online database with permissions. Lets say I have a big database and I would to share with them just only the specific rows which where I tick a box ...
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input mask behaving oddly

I am using Access 2010. I have created an input mask 0000\B?. The resultant should be 4 numbers, the letter B and an optional 2nd letter, ie 1234Bx. My problem is the ?. Any time the optional letter ...
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New Data Source to SQL Server: Server not in dropdown

I get to the "Create a New Data Source to SQL Server" in MS Access. There is a drop down to select "Which SQL Server do you want to connect to?", but my local SQL Server Express database that I have ...
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In Microsoft Access, can you refresh a table based on XML data?

I have an MS Access database. I have imported a table of data via XML URL. Periodically that XML data is updated and I'd like to replace all the data in the existing table with the new data. The ...
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What is the effect of a Windows 7 file not having a 'file owner'?

I am troubleshooting a difficult to solve MS Access file access problem which has so far defeated every Microsoft Access MVP. The way Access works is that when a user opens an Access db, Access ...
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Getting Excel to “update” or “follow” a linked Access table?

I'm using Excel and Access 2007. I'm having an issue at work and my current knowledge of Access and Excel isn't enough. I have an Access database that has certain data in it. I have an Excel ...
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Use VBA in windows to run a python method with arguments in Linux?

I'm using MS Access on a Windows 7 PC as the front end of a MySQL database back end that is stored on a SUSE Linux Enterprise server. Python is installed on the Linux server. The python script I want ...
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MS Access: Set limit on number of records that can have a particular field value

I need help building an expression that concerns four of my fields: Country Text Centr Boolean Centr limit Integer Apply Boolean The number of records that have ...
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How can I convert question marks to quotation marks for every result for a specific field in my MS Access query?

I have a table that stores all data entered into a program online. Every quotation mark, for whatever reason, is converted into a question mark in the table. Ex: "Hello" would look like: ?Hello? ...
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How can I search all tables or queries in an Access 2010 database

I have a very large, custom, built by someone else Access database system with many forms, queries, reports, and tables. I have been asked to change how part of it functions. There is no ...
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Should I use MS Excel or MS Access? [closed]

I want to store my students' information such as marks, etc. And I need a way to make calculations on this information. I also want the application to make it easy to fill students' information (in ...
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How can I create a SUM of an AVG Calculated Value in an MS-Access Report

I have an Access Report with: DEPT = Engineering Title = Systems Analyst FTEs = .8 Year = 1 I calculate the AVG[FTEs] in the group header. I need to calculate the SUM (AVG[FTEs]), but Access will ...
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Query doesn't run after I save it

I found a similar issue on another site (http://www.pcreview.co.uk/forums/query-doesnt-work-after-saving-t1167541.html) but there doesn't seem to be a solution. I have the following query: SELECT ...