if i have a field that will have strictly numbers in it such as a serial number but i wont be performing any calculations on it, is there any advantage to makeing it a text field type vs. numeric field type?
if possible i would like to get an argument fo both sides of the issue
Instead of error trapping or hard-coding for non-updateable fields when using QODBC, let VBA automatically disable them when forms open. This way, users can view but not change the data. Part 1 explained how to use schema tables to do this. Part 2 h…
Windows Explorer let you handle zip folders nearly as any other folder: Copy, move, change, and delete, etc.
In VBA you can also handle normal files and folders, but zip folders takes a little more - and that you'll find here.
In Microsoft Access, learn the trick to repeating sub-report headings at the top of each page.
The problem with sub-reports and headings:
Add a dummy group to the sub report using the expression =1:
Set the “Repeat Section” property of the dummy…
Access reports are powerful and flexible. Learn how to create a query and then a grouped report using the wizard. Modify the report design after the wizard is done to make it look better. There will be another video to explain how to put the final p…