I still use some DOS applications running in a DOS box on a Win95 PC. This works fine.
But if I leave the DOS box, activate Access97 (even without loading a database) and return to the DOS box, the DOS application is running terribly slow.
The PC is a Pentium166 with 32 MB RAM
I see at least one EE question a week that pertains to using temporary tables in MS Access. But surprisingly, I was unable to find a single article devoted solely to this topic.
I don’t intend to describe all of the uses of temporary tables in t…
In earlier versions of Windows (XP and before), you could drag a database to the taskbar, where it would appear as a taskbar icon to open that database. This article shows how to recreate this functionality in Windows 7 through 10.
Familiarize people with the process of utilizing SQL Server functions from within Microsoft Access. Microsoft Access is a very powerful client/server development tool. One of the SQL Server objects that you can interact with from within Microsoft Ac…
Learn how to number pages in an Access report over each group.
Activate two pass printing by referencing the pages property:
Add code to the Page Footers OnFormat event to capture the pages as there occur for each group. Use the pages property to …