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  1. 3 votes
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  2. Right click DUPLICATE a table, query, etc

    Right click DUPLICATE a table, query, etc. Instead of Copy/paste.

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  3. Lead Generation Form inside txt ad like Google

    Auto client wants a Lead Generation form inside the txt ad like Google.

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  4. Bug Fix for Access 2016 64 bit VBA DAO Update Query Bug in Long Text Parameter

    Reposted here from MS Community Forums based on replies there:


    Hello,

    Where I work I seem to have found some bugs in MS Access 64 bit (not in 32 bit) relating to using VBA to call update queries.

    When calling an Update query from the current database via a 'qdf' object that has one or more long text fields to be updated, and supplying the values for those updates via Long Text parameters, it seems that supplying either a 1 or 2 character value can cause Access to crash when the qdf is executed, depending on the position of the…

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  5. import from outlook in contacts template

    Why there is no tab for importing data from outlook database or calendar database for contacts ?
    I think template can be modified or enhanced with this functionality.

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  6. Autofit all column widths of a table at once, not just the visible ones

    Currently, one can highlight multiple column headers, double click on the right edge and have all the field widths autosize to the maximum width of its data. Unfortunately, this is limited to the columns that are visible on screen which makes it cumbersome for tables with lots of fields. Columns beyond the screen are not adjusted and the last one is often adjusted oddly. Excel lets you select the entire worksheet, double click on the edge of one column, and have all the columns resize even if they aren’t currently visible. We would like to see the same in Access.…

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  7. Use Delete Key to Clear a Block of Fields in a Table or Query Datasheet

    Excel users expect to highlight a block of cells, press the [Del] key and have those cells cleared. That's not supported in Access. It'd be nice to highlight a set of fields across multiple records, press [Del] and have them cleared if they don't violate any constraints. If a constraint is encountered, the delete process should stop just like it would if a user manually selected each field and pressed Del. This would make Access more intuitive and similar to how Del works in Excel and Word tables, and save hundreds of keystrokes for clearing a simple block of fields.

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  8. Fix: Win 10 Pro Office 2016 Pro "Could not use '<path\file.accdb>'; file already in use" with all Access DBs as soon as Compact / Repair

    Fix: Win 10 Pro Office 2016 Pro "Could not use '<path\file.accdb>'; file already in use" with all Access DBs as soon as Compact / Repair or File Save As. This has recently started happening on 2 independent machines

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  9. Modern Chart still needs work (dates, stacked bars fix, add Reverse Order)

    You probably should have a category, just for Access Charts, but anyway....
    Using Dates in the chart comes up as numbers, and as such, the graph always shows up with lines starting from 0 instead of the minimum date. I know we have a minimum property, but Excel understands dates and it would be nice if Access could do the same.
    Stacked bars swaps the x and y, so when I want to assign a field to the X line, I have to add the field into the Y list, and visa-versa. This is somewhat frustrating.
    Also, can we have…

    3 votes
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  10. Problem "Error 3040 Query is corrupt"

    Problem "Error 3040 Query is corrupt" request for fix earlier than December 10. This bug causes a lot of problems for my customers!

    This problem should not be underestimated and is huge.

    KB4484127, KB4484119 en KB4484113

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  11. Add Picture Caption Arrangement property, similar to Command Buttons to Option Group Toggle Buttons

    Rather than having a row of buttons and adding an OnClick routine to them all, I just use an Option Group of Toggle Buttons with one OnClick event. I would love to have an image with my caption to make my forms look friendlier.

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  12. 1 vote
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  13. Release for Mac users the samen office packaging as for Windows

    Every mac student has got the right to work just like a pc-users.

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  14. 1 vote
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    1 comment  ·  Queries  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. SIMPLE TRAINING QUESTIONS

    I CANT FIND ANYONE TO HELP ME WITH A SIMPLE QUESTION ON USING ACCESS. VERY FRUSTRATING. YOUR TRAINING M ODULES ARE OF NO HELP. I CALLED MICROSOFT AND NO ONE COULD HELP ME.

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  16. I can't right

    I can't right on here even the other Microsoft apps.

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  17. Allow formatting of record selector

    Most of the user interface can be customized to achieve a modern look and feel. The record selector has no real formatting options.
    For instance it the user uses a black windows theme the record selectors really do not fit in with the way I have designed the application.

    It would be nice if we could
    A) Control the color of the record selector (Normal Background, Selected Backgound)
    B) Icons: Let us designate our own icons for Arrow, Asterisk, Edit,Locked mode.

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  18. Data Macro/T-SQL Conversion

    I find creating event-driven and standalone Data Macros much more convenient than coding Triggers or Stored Procedures in T-SQL (even though they only support a subset of the T-SQL Possibilities). It would be great if they would be converted with SSMA or even better could be created directly on a Linked SQL-Server Table. I think Data Macro/T-SQL Conversion does already exist in AWA so maybe this wouldn’t be so costly to implement.

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  19. Add data tables to modern charts in MS Access

    In classic charts and/or Excel you can show the data table for the related chart underneath. Need to add that functionality to the new Modern Charts in Access. I have some classic charts that do this already but the development time using that outdated Active X control is frustrating.

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  20. allow a form field to be searchable on a popup form.

    Allow a form field to be searchable in a pop up form, instead of graying out the Find section. It doesn't just gray out the View button. I wanted my form to be pop up and searchable, but no-go.

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