Microsoft Access 2010 is a Rapid Application Development (RAD) and desktop/workgroup database application.

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Truncation of Calibri rich text in preview/PDF mode on a report

I am experiencing truncation of text in rich text boxes in preview/PDF mode on a report. There is enough space for the text box to grow on the page, and the text appears in full in layout mode, but is ...
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How to lock Access 2010 record after it has been saved?

How can I create a macro to permanently lock a record once it has been saved? My problem: Every Access 2010 lock command that makes the saved records un-editable, also locks the 'New Record' form ...
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Access 2013 file to open in Access 2003

I made Access Form which was working fine in Access 2013 and Access 2007 until I add some new features(I don't remember what) to it. After adding them, it keeps giving me error "Unrecognize file ...
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MS Access Default Images Used On Access Forms and Reports (header section)

From within Access, if you click on the Create tab and then click on the Form button, it creates a basic form with all the fields from your table/query. In the top left hand corner, an image always ...
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How to toggle between views in Access 2010

I have a form which displays count sheets. One view is with the pre-count qty and the other is without the pre-count qty. This was originally developed in Access 2003. I can not toggle between the two ...
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MSAccess - Updating all fields in form when selecting one field from listbox

I have a form which has the following fields Club Player Handicap Membership Number Score I have set the Club as a list box how do I get the other fields to automatically polulate when I ...
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Is there a way to convert a memo field to a text field in Access 2010 in an expression?

I have two tables (each in an Access DB) -- called LinkedTable1 and LinkedTable2 linked to my working Access database. I got them on my computer after downloading them from a SharePoint site (Actions ...
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Access 2010 Multi Table Report Combining Fields with same info

I am creating a Microsoft Access database for my office and am trying to create a Report to show every purchase for the whole office. My office is split into 4 teams, and, due to the differing ...
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Unable to delete objects in an Access 2010 database

I converted a database from Access 2003 into Access 2010 by opening the .mdb file in Access 2010 and saving it as an .accdb file. I am now unable to delete any of the forms, queries, etc in this ...
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Change background color of text box in MS Access form based upon information from query

I have a form that displays data from a table in MS Access 2010 and allows users to change the data in the table; along with other information this table has a list of unique serial numbers. I would ...
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How to store a Display text along with Hyperlink in Microsoft access 2010 database?

i mean how to store "Display text along with Hyperlink" in microsoft access database so that when you generate "Forms" from the database table. and you click on the that item text , you are actually ...
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Automating the input of query criteria

New user to this site and found an extremely informative answer to a question I had but can't find an answer to this one. Using Access 2010, I have 42 different criteria that I need to run ...
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MS Access List Box Lookup on Table Not Showing in SubForm

I have a list box lookup embedded into one of my tables: This works fine and shows up in the datasheet view of the table. However, I built a form, bound to the table, but the drop down list does ...
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Export an entire Access (accdb) database to csv/txt

There is no option to export the whole db, rather Access only allows export of one table at a time. I'm not familiar with any VB scripting so how would I go about doing this? CSV must be exported ...
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Focus the property sheet in Access 2010

Is there any keyboard shortcut in Access 2010 to focus the property sheet? In Access 2000 and 2003, I could press F4 (or Alt-Enter) and then type to change the value or the selected property, or use ...
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How to import row data into Access when Excel does a date conversion?

I have an Excel worksheet that looks like this: MONTH WIDGET QUANTITY COST Jul-09 Widget1 1000 1.00 ... <repeat a few thousand times> ... I would like to ...
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I need to calculate the time between two dates in access in working hours

I have a formula to do this in Excel, but I want to convert it to Access I have two dates - start time and end time. I need to know the number of hours:minutes between them in business hours only. ...
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How to paste multiple entries to a query?

How to do you paste multiple entries to a query in design view? I can only paste one value at a time, and I need to add multiple values. Is there a way of doing an Advanced Filter in Microsoft ...
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Error when validating formula

I am trying to create a field to convert currencies from one of 2 fields, thus I am putting the following code in "Default Value" as I want this field to be open for my manual input too: =iif([£ ...
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Which Databases Link to Particular Table in Database

I'd like to know if there is a way to determine which databases link to a particular table in a database without looking through each database to see if it links to the database of interest. I'm ...
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MS Access Ctrl + Enter for new line results in extra line breaks when exported to a text file

I am preparing a database with many different types of fields. One, a memo field is best organized with line breaks. When I type the lines and use the appropriate Ctrl + Enter to force a line break, ...
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Advanced Query Filtering in Access 2010

I am using Access 2010 to log prospective students for a school program. Once these students apply, they need to have a school ID generated (or if they are a current or former student, simply looked ...
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Access 2010: How to enter dates in a payroll?

I am trying to create a payroll for employees. I set up a staff_details table, salary table and deductions table. I also added a salary_date field to the salary table. Problem is, I do not know how to ...
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How do I make a calculated control in Access for a logical OR over a field in child record?

I have a simple picture database to keep track of what graphics we have and where we got the rights to use them. I have a table Picture, and another table called PictureVersion. For example, a square ...
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Text Box and Combo Box conflict

I should mention that I'm brand new to Access, so please don't vote down my question. I really need help on this. If someone doesn't help me, then I'm just going to keep posting the same question ...
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Recover back end database password from front end connection string

I built an MS Access database about a year ago and set separate passwords for the "front end" and "back end" components of the database. It's been a long time since I've had to access the back end ...
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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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How to place query data of one column into multiple report columns

I have a multi-table query in Microsoft Access 2010. The Employee Table (name, employee #, position, etc.) and a Time Input Table (date, cost code, Reg hrs, OT hrs). After inputting hours, cost code ...
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Add Microsoft Access to my 2010 package

Let me know if I am sinful for asking this and I will delete it. I would like to add Access to my 2010 Office package (for a few months). Is that possible? How is it possible? The issue is that I am ...
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How do I control MS Access navigation pane by macro or VBA?

I would like to use either macro's or VBA to programatically control the Access Navigation Pane (i.e. hide and unhide it). I've found plenty of resources to hide the Navigation Pane (e.g. ...
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Microsoft Access 2010 upgrade issues

I have just been upgraded to MS Access 2010, and am experiencing: syntax error (missing operator) in query expression "xx" Is this because all the tables were created in Access 2007, and Access ...
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Access Query: Matching days up days of the week for past years

I have historic data in a table in Microsoft Access from seven years ago. I need to create a query with a column for each year and match up in each row the 1st Monday in 2007 with the 1st Monday in ...
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When using the Access Table Analyzer Wizard, I get the error “Cannot define field more than once”

I'm trying to normalize a very simple dataset: user_id | role_id I have a table with 60,000 records, and all I need to do is turn this into a join, so one table contains users, and another table ...