Solved

Frontpage multiple users on access database

Posted on 2004-03-25
2
135 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-24
I have a table thats going to include company name, unit #, history and possibly some other fields. I have it connected in frontpage 2002. How could I go about only allowing certain people to view certain information. Example, say I have a company called Company1. The table includes all different companies information. How can I allow company1 to only see results that pertain to Company1 in the table?
0
Comment
Question by:enochstek
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
rcmb earned 250 total points
ID: 10700470
Is this an Intranet?

If yes, what I have done in the past is to create different directories with the files associated for company1 in one folder and company2 in another. Create forms with drop-down menus to allow the user to only select company1 and other information to query on in the company1 folder and do the same for company2. Now set permissions using NTFS on the folders to only company1 users or company2 users.

If no, then you need to do the same but instead of NTFS permissions you need to create logins and passwords to prevent access to the other's information.

RCMB
0
 
LVL 19

Expert Comment

by:webwoman
ID: 10802972
Give them a login page. They enter a username/password you supply, it brings up only their info. Set a cookie on their machine, and check for the cookie on each page. No cookie, no access - you just redirect them to the login page. I do this for some things, it works fine.

If you need it to be VERY secure, you could do the directory/account route that rcmb supplies. However, if you don't have total access to the server to create accounts, that's not possible.
0

Featured Post

Secure Your WordPress Site: 5 Essential Approaches

WordPress is the web's most popular CMS, but its dominance also makes it a target for attackers. Our eBook will show you how to:

Prevent costly exploits of core and plugin vulnerabilities
Repel automated attacks
Lock down your dashboard, secure your code, and protect your users

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Turn A Profile Picture Into A Cartoon Using Photoshop And Illustrator This tutorial will teach you how to make a cartoon style image out of a regular picture. I have tried to keep the tutorial as simple as possible. I used Adobe CS4 for this tuto…
Objective of This Article In 1990’s, when I was a budding software professional, I had a lot of confusion about which stream or technology, I had to choose to build my career. In those days, I had lot of confusion like whether to choose System so…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to insert an Iframe into WordPress. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC. Go to your WordPress login page. This will look like the following: mywebsite.com/wp-login.php : Open Page or Post…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to update a WordPress Site’s version. WordPress releases new versions of its software frequently and it is important to update frequently in order to keep your site secure, and to get new WordPress…

738 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question