This set of functions will let you track how long it took for one or more pieces of VBA code to run. The logic includes three sections: name and initialize the timer, end the timer, and write the results to a log file. Here is an example of timing part of the...
This function uses a combination of Microsoft Access, VBA, and Microsoft Excel to transfer the values from an Access form in PivotTable view to the clipboard. It is a good example of automation using late binding. The Challenge My goal was to automate the process of...
This VBA function uses the Randomize() and Rnd() functions to generate a random string of characters with a specific length. The included Microsoft Access example applies the function to a simple form that can be used to create a password. When the MS Access database...
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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