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

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How do I view system tables for a `.MDB` in Access 2010?

How do I view system tables for a .MDB in Access 2010?
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How do I set the first value of AutoNumber in Access?

I don't need to reset the AutoNumber value like this question, but rather would like to first set the number to: 1001 Which then increments like normal: 1001 1002 1003 ... ...
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How do I synchronize multiple Access Databases together?

I'm conducting a study, where we will be collecting data using Access. Since there will be multiple persons conducting these studies using the same structured Access DB we need to figure a way to ...
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How do I pull data from multiple tables into one table in Access?

I have multiple tables that contain tasks according to their category. Each table represents that category. What I need to do is create a 'Master' table that then is able to pull data from ALL the ...
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How to avoid rounding numbers in MS Access 2007-2013?

I have an MS Access 2007-2013 database (.accdb format) which I open in MS Access 2013. It has just one table with several columns Lat Long PositionDate -54.82045 -68.33834 ...
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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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When importing an Access table into Excel, a look-up column is showing all values as numbers

I have a basic Access to Excel question that has me frustrated. I have two Access 2010 data tables. One is a list of managers. The primary key is a manager ID (which is an autonumber because managers ...
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Is it possible to create groups of objects in Access 2010 forms?

I have a form with 3 option buttons, and about 50 labels, textboxes, and buttons. Is there a way I can group some of these objects so that way when I select an option, some of the objects get disabled ...
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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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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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Where can I find some useful current Access Tutorials? [closed]

I'm working an a research project and need to learn some of the basic and more intricate how to's of Access 2010. Are there any free online resources that are worthwhile? I'm looking to learn how ...
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UTF/unix time conversion in access

I am fairly good with access/excel/etc. However I am running into a brick wall with a database I query regularly for information. It has date/time fields that are tracked in unix time format (number ...
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“MSCAL.OCX” error when moving from Access 2007 to 2010: I don't have a calendar

I have a database created in Access 2007. When opening it in Access 2010 I get the following error: "Your Microsoft Office Access database or project contains a missing or broken reference to ...
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MS-Access database-upsizing error

I am working on upsizing an MS-Access database from Access 2010 to MS-SQL 2008 (10.0.1600). When I run the Upsizing Wizard, all the tables get moved over except for one... The table that doesn't get ...
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Using a PivotTable to Count Items in Access

I have a list of text entries and I want to count how often each entry appears in the list. e.g. Berlin Paris London London Paris Paris Paris The result would be Berlin 1 Paris 4 London 2 This ...
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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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Many to Many Data Entry - Access 2010

I have three tables. Student, Class, and StudentClassMap (many to many) that are laid out like so: Student: SID - PK Student Name Class: CID - PK Class Name StudentClassMap: SID - FK | PK CID - FK ...
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Active content security warning in all files

Every time I open a *.mdb or *.accdb file I get the yellow Message Bar with a text in Spanish that translates as: Security Warning: Some active content has been disabled. Click for more details. ...
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Why won't MS Access 2010 show my list of System DSNs when I attempt to link data tables from SQL Server?

Recently the company that I work for has upgraded my PC from Windows XP to Windows 7. On my new PC they've also update my version of MS Access from 2003 to 2010 and they also gave me a new domain ...
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Is there a batch command to check for Access 2010 Runtime installation?

When using a batch file, is there a command I can use to check if Access 2010 Runtime is currently installed and if is not, then invoke it's installation? This will be used on both Windows 7 and ...
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MS Access Forms: Store number is table, display text in ComboBox

I'm using Access 2010. In trying to maximize both user friendliness and data efficiency, I'd like to store or reference a record by a reference number and display it in forms by the value in a ...
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Password Protect Access Database from Edits

I'm familiar with how to encrypt an Access database with a password (requiring a password to view data). Is there a way to allow data viewing w/o a password, but requiring one for editing the ...
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how do you use RunSavedImportExport from a macro

I have yet to figure out all the 'musts' for getting this gem of a macro step to even show up in my macro step drop down. does anyone know what you have to do?
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Can I change the default Access 2010 view to allow for “Window”ed objects?

Before Access 2007, Microsoft Access was an MDI Container. For those who aren't developers, this means that each time you opened a DB object (i.e. Data Table, Query, Form) it appeared as a window ...
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Access 2010 Table appears to be locked and can't be modified? How do I unlock it?

I have rather simple Access 2010 database. I needed to add a new field to one of the tables. While in Datasheet View, I Clicked the "Click to Add" column header and defined a new field. I went to ...
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Why is my pivot chart not saving properly in Access 2010?

Working in Access 2010 and am trying to build a pivot chart from a query. My query is looking at an item type (multiple possible) and closure date with the intention of creating a stacked bar chart. ...
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Save multiple Selected Items From List box In Access

I have a simple form in Microsoft Access 2010 in which I have a list box with Multi-Select Enabled. I want to save the selected items in table. How would I go about it in Access 2010?
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Move The New Record Entry Row In Access Table To The Beginning Row

Is it possible to move the "New Record Row" in an Access table to the beginning of the table? For example, say you have 200 items entered into your table, you would have to scroll the whole way down ...
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Microsoft Access 2010 tables not showing the new record row with the asterisk

I have an .accdb on the network. The .accdb has various objects (queries, tables, forms). The problem lies in a form which has the following dependency form <--- table <---- query <---- ...
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Microsoft Access 2010 set all cells equal to somevalue

I have a table, and I want to set all the cells in the row "State_Abbr" = "MN" How can I do this?
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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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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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Unable to display text in chrome url bar from ms access 2010

When trying to run Follow.Hyperlink passing a string variable as a url (partially in Greek), in MS Access 2010, Chrome displays Greek characters as ? making it impossible to load the correct page. The ...
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How to customize Services template in Microsoft Access 2010

I am currently using the Microsoft 2010 Access "Services" template. I am trying to customize it. I am specifically trying to make the template let me number my quotes and invoices manually after they ...
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2010 Microsoft Access Relational Table Insert

I am working with a Microsoft Access 2010 database with 3 tables. What I want to do is edit the 3rd table (Street) and be able to call information via combo boxes from City and State. When I add a row ...
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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 ...
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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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Some images do not display on Access Report though image url is valid

I created a report in access 2010 with an image that is controlled by a text field in a table that stores the image URL (thanks to the solution here). The report has about 500 records (each with it's ...
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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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Microsoft Access - how to show document location in quick access toolbar?

In Excel 2010, I am able to show the location of a workbook by adding "Document Location" to my quick access toolbar (this is found under "commands not found in the ribbon). This is shown in Excel ...
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How do I export my access contact web database to outlook so I don't have to reenter them from scratch?

I want to know how I can export all of my contacts from my access account into my outlook contacts. I have tried to link tables and it just goes back to my database in access and not my outlook. I ...
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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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Access 2010 Can Shrink property

I am trying to print a report with Access 2010. I have managed to get the Can Shrink Property to show correctly in Report View but it does not show in Print Preview. What setting am I missing?
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Microsoft Access change default row height for inserting rows on form?

I frequently insert new rows in a table layout on an Access form. I am unsure where to change the "default row height" - the rows are always 0.1667" height when I insert them. The rows I am adding ...
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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 ...