You may store file attachments in Microsoft Access by utilizing the Attachment field in table design. Unlike other field types, the Value property of the field is actually a recordset of the attached files. These VBA functions allow you to delete the attachments by...
Microsoft Excel data is rarely managed to prevent a user from leaving blanks (just spaces or a zero-length string) in worksheet cells. When the Excel worksheet is imported into a Microsoft Access table, the blanks come with it. Those blanks may cause problems later...
If you’ve ever imported a text file or a Microsoft Excel worksheet into Microsoft Access, you have seen how Access defaults the text field lengths to 255 characters. This VBA function will display the maximum length of the values currently in each field of a...
This VBA function copies or imports all the objects and database startup properties from a Microsoft Access replicated database into an un-replicated database. It removes tablename_Conflict tables and removes replication-related fields like s_GUID, etc. Background:...
This VBA procedure shows you how to create a simple list of the objects in a Microsoft Access database. The list it creates includes the object type, object name, and object description, which can be parsed using the Excel file in the download. Descriptions can be...
There are very sophisticated search programs to help you find occurrences of an object name or a piece of code within a MS Access database. I usually find that this VBA code is sufficient to do the job. It looks in tables, queries, code modules, form and report...
Some operating systems block files that come from other computers. If you cannot get a downloaded file to work properly, right-click over the file, select the Properties option, and then click the Unblock button at the bottom of the General tab.
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