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  1. Encrypt Password for Linked Tables

    If you establish a connection via a linked table (to MS SQL Server with sql-user), you can read the password from the memory in plain text.
    This is a serious security problem.
    Please enable the password to be transmitted in an encrypted format.

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  2. form Design Tools Control formatting for labels, textfields, combobox, listbox, background

    If we want applications made with Ms access to look more modern and more Webdesign applications competitive, we need more designing tools for forms. A plugIn like now date and time, should be expanded with more standard plugins like calendar, clock, Agenda ( ms outlook), Tasks(ms Teams).

    The control formatting should be made for all the controls and not just only for buttons.

    Modular movable record fields in continuous forms

    3 votes
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  3. cannot create form wizard

    cannot create form wizard because appear a box" bad file name or number"

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  4. looping error when bad data type entered

    when I accidentally leave a data type blank while working on a table structure, I will of course, receive an error message stating that the field cannot be left blank.

    The problem occurs when I click the OK button. Instead of exiting, the error message loops back. Clicking the red X of the dialog or of Access is prohibited. I must go to the Task Manager, and terminate Access. This causes me to lose all my work.

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  5. PST to Office 365 Migration

    Use EdbMails for seamless migration of user mailboxes from PST files to Office 365. Thanks to its easy to use user interface, even a non-technical person can easily make use of the PST to Office 365 migration utility from EdbMails and perform the migration operation.
    EdbMails will display all the mailboxes/ users from your Office 365 tenant during PST to Office 365 migration operation. You can map your PST mailbox to Office 365 user account easily and even apply include/exclude email filters.
    Some of the salient features of EdbMails Import PST to Office 365 Migration tool include:
    Truly secure Migration…

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  6. 1 vote
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  7. Web Design Software

    Creating the web page is called web design. There is lots of software to need for designing the web page like banner design, logo design,animation, etc so it is neccessory software in website design.
    I have given many software which is absolutely free download and use it
    Read more and download - http://balindra.com/blog/best-free-web-design-software/

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  9. add a new menu item view sql

    add a new menu item in order to view the sql behind a query; sometimes it takes ages to load a query in design, I just want to see the sql behind it

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  10. 3 votes
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  11. EDB to PST Converter For your Exchange Recovery

    EDB to PST converter tool can repair damaged, corrupt and dismounted Exchange server. It can also recover deleted mailboxes from your corrupted EDB file. EdbMails EDB to PST software helps you to recover inaccessible EDB file and export it to PST file without losing your important message items.

    EdbMails is the best EDB to PST software to recover Exchange and bring it to the online state. One of the high-performance Exchange server export and migration tool to get back your deleted mailbox data with accuracy.

    If there is a requirement of data integrity, scalability, and performance arise in Exchange recovery…

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  12. 1 vote
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  13. Provide some SDLC Support with more developer-centric features, like SQL and/or VBA Script generation

    Given the typical Dev/Test/Prod development staging methodologies, and the great ease by which changes to database objects (especially "supporting"-type changes like adding indexes to existing tables) can occur in a software development cycle, it would be very beneficial to allow the built-in Access Table, Query, Form, and Report designers to save the "state" of the overall object, and at "Save"-time offer an option to Generate VBA and/or SQL scripts that can help to facilitate the (re-)deployment of the new changes to partnering databases (migrate the changes from Test back to Dev or Prod copies of a database, for example).
    Being…

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  14. Fantastic universal boot ! Keep it UP

    Fantastic universal boot ! Keep it UP

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  15. Display the control reference

    From the many times problems with determining how a control should be referenced appear on a google search, I think it would be useful if a right click of a control object provided how it should be refenced by a query, form or report external to the object in which it resides.

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  16. Please, release an MS Access version for iOS.

    We need and iOS version for MS Access.

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  17. Please, release an MS Access version for iOS.

    We need and iOS version for MS Access.

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  18. Ity would be great if there was a one-click button to update Access 2016 with/from Outlook 2016

    I found that altho9u9gh I could import data from Outlook, with existing notes, That subsequent emails and notes were not registered within Access.
    Also their should be a button so that when working with a contact in Access, we can click a button to write an email and it opens Outlook email

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  19. Ms Access: Codes pack

    We know that accdb/mdb has macro, modules and event procedure codes. But what i need is the package where we could view the set of every codes/sql for table/query, reports and forms inside ms-access. Could this possible?

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  20. Form design: not edged, have oval shape

    I used to pop-up forms seems all of it are edged ; and how i wish i could also used Form shape like oval or rounded corner. hope this could be patch to ms-access 2016. Could this be?

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