When you iterate through a collection of controls in a Microsoft Access form, the order of the list of controls that you end up with may not be sorted as you expect. Rather than being sorted by the tab index, the list will be sorted by the order in which the controls...
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 set of procedures can be used in Microsoft Access to collect messages during a process to display to the user after the process is complete. It provides a good example of how to use collections in VBA. For instance, you could track the progress of some...
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...
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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