Access developers frequently have requirements to interact with Excel (import from or output to) in their applications. You might be able to accomplish this with the TransferSpreadsheet and OutputTo methods, but in this series of articles I will di…
Windows Explorer lets you open cabinet (cab) files like any other folder.
In VBA you can easily handle normal files and folders, but opening and indeed creating cabinet files takes a lot more - and that's you'll find here.
Using Microsoft Access, learn some simple rules for how to construct tables in a relational database.
Split up all multi-value fields into single values:
Split up fields that belong to other things into separate tables:
Make sure that all record…
With Microsoft Access, learn how to start a database in different ways and produce different start-up actions allowing you to use a single database to perform multiple tasks.
Specify a start-up form through options:
Specify an Autoexec macro: