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    • Gui ribbon editor

      Allow access developers to create or edit a ribbon with a gui rather than having to write xml.

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        0 comments  ·  Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • access 2016 crosstab

        Crosstables should never have been removed.
        It just doesn't make sense to have to export the data to Excel and if the data changes, we need to export again.
        Please bring it back

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          2 comments  ·  Queries  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Add an Option to change the default in Find & Replace dialog box

          When you use Ctrl F to get the Find & Replace dialog Box there is an Ootion called Match.
          Match has three values
          Whole Field (the default)
          Any Part
          Start
          I find I hardly ever use the default, but always want to use "Any Part"
          It would be great if there were an Access Option to set the field to the default that I want. This would save me lots of time.

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            0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • User Defined Enumerates in Expression Box

            I create user-defined enumerates in VBA quite often, it would be helpful to use those in the expression box i.e. when calling a user defined VBA function and supplying a parameter, so I could start typing the Enum name and IntelliSense would finish the name and when typing a . (dot) provide a list of values for that Enum.

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            • Allow Access DBs to be placed into other regions for E3/E5 plans

              Can you allow us to put access database into local 0365 data centers for marketing purposes? I need to supply the ability to build registration pages by local marketing staff. These are low volume pages and are perfect for hosting with Access(Limited time frame, easy to build, and external).

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              • On the SPOTLIGHT IMAGES, move the text from the middle to the side after I say "I like it" so I can view the picture without a distrac.

                I love the "Spotlight Images. Move the text from the middle of the picture to the side after I say "I like it" so I can view the picture without a distraction. I use the pictures for meditation

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                  0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  • Add Common Data Service connectivity?

                    With the rise of PowerApps and the Common Data Service are there any plans to add this connectivity to Access in a similar way we have connections to SharePoint Lists?

                    It would be great to use the functionality of Access with the CDS as the data source. I have a few offline related uses for this.

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                      0 comments  ·  Cloud  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add a drop for quick access to updates.

                      Provide more directions on how to make a short cut for this application.

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                      • New Linked table Manager Refresh does not read current primary keys from SQL views and asks for them. Please add refresh with current keys.

                        Please have an option for linked table manager refresh with current saved keys. It does not save SQL views linked table keys and asks for them again. I understand why this is the case but the other option is needed.

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                        • Allow for key-in object name in Form/Report property sheet

                          Right now we must select an object from the drop down list. Depending on the number of objects on a form it can be rather time consuming to scroll to the object you want. It would more user friendly to allow input of the object name just like in a combo box in access.

                          Thanks for your consideration!

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                            0 comments  ·  Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Provide an Option to Disable the Outlook Warning when using EMailDatabaseObject

                            It would be useful to be able to disable the Microsoft Outlook warning that reads "A program is trying to send an email message on your behalf...".

                            We currently have to use third-party application such as ClickYes by Context Magic to enable automatic emailing.

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                              0 comments  ·  Automating Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • New feauters for Access

                              Hi
                              I developed an application that adds some control on Access Database and make it better for sharing between multi users.
                              Please take a lokk on it at : http://hrmehrdad.freeasphost.net/default.html

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                                0 comments  ·  Local Data  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • pre-filled contact sheet, that is blank to match the entry structure of contacts blank

                                make a printable template sheet that matches info to fill in new contacts for written on the road use.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • SendObject - Select the sending mailbox

                                  For mailing, to have as option the sending mailbox and the target folder to store the email

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                                    0 comments  ·  Automating Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • data import tab

                                    in Access data file import, whether importing from a flat file or excel file, would be so helpful to be able to expand the window, and be able to tab between fields when importing.

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                                    • In Pipeline template, make the Opportunty List column names the same word as the Customer List imported from Outlook; ie Customer =Company

                                      To use the template for Pipeline; it would be advantageous to import contacts from Outlook (which it does) and have the Customer name in the Open Opportunities List be the same Field Name as Company, and then have the Employee fill with First Name and Last Name from the customer list (cf Outlook).
                                      Possibly have the category sync from Outlook category also, but be able to override it.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Please bring back the access user level security

                                        many my clients don't need the true security of SQL server. they are small restaurants and tine retailers. they still user access 2000. but some have been force to use MySQL, or even PostgreSQL on even Linux systems. so, bring the user level security back in your 2019 access will save the world, and good to windows world.

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                                        • Make 32-bit Access large address aware (LAA)

                                          Now that the 32-bit version of Outlook 2016 becomes large address aware (see https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Large-Address-Aware-in-Outlook-2016-ea0913e4-2917-4456-b0ea-935dbd57ef02), it would be great to get that for MS Access as well.

                                          (We hit the 2GB barrier every now and then when batch-exporting MS Access reports as PDF. Having 4GB support would be great. Upgrading to Office 64-bit is usually not an option in corporate environments depending on third-party add-ins.)

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