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  1. try

    create a field to type in my own reminders with a due date

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    0 comments  ·  Automating Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Provide Support Team

    I think you should provide a support team for solutions that users face. Really hard to understand the program.

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  3. get more things to do on the website

    their should be more improvement on the app

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    0 comments  ·  Datasheet  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Stop taking over .mat files. *I didn't even instal Access*

    .mat files are used by many apps, two of which I use almost daily - Unity3D and VRay in 3ds Max. Somehow they get along. Maybe because they don't try some bargie file extension takeover tactic. Wasn't there a time when this was in poor taste? OK .mov I get it, very rarely is anything else going to use that file extension. Go ahead, Quicktime. But Microsoft - .mat? Seriously? And not just the "open with", but the nature of the file(now a shortcut)?

    Some time in the last 24 hours, I'm guessing, Office and/or Windows applied some sort of…

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    0 comments  ·  Local Data  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Add nore functionality to the tabluar arrangement in forms and reports.

    In forms and reports, the tabular arrangement of controls and their labels is very limited. In reports, it is not possible to have the headers placed in group headers on the report. Cutting and pasting the labels into other than page headers removes the ability to coordinate the size of the label and the control.
    Please add the ability to select the location of the labels and controls when creating a tabular arrangement

    3 votes
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  6. Bug using TransferDatabase

    Simple Form with Key Preview=YES. Write code so that when ESC key is pressed the app quits. Add a button to the Form. When button is clicked link an external table using TransferDatabase and then delete the table. Now the ESC does not work anymore.

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  7. Autocomplete for calculated access form controls

    When in form design mode. It's really time consuming write calculated fields. It would be great to have autocomplete formula like for built in access functions and database objects directly inside edited control.

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  8. Select Navigation control Tab programmatically

    Hi Team,

    Currently we use this command to switch to a tab in a
    NavigationControl

    DoCmd.BrowseTo acBrowseToForm, TabToOpen, Me.name & ".NavigationSubform"

    This works fine if there is a unique NavigationTargetName for the selected Tab/Button. If we have two or more Tabs with the same target form name, we are unable to open a specific Tab. The first tab with the matching targetName is opened.

    I.e. TabA and TabC has the same targetFormName X
    if we use the following command

    DoCmd.BrowseTo acBrowseToForm, X, Me.name & ".NavigationSubform"

    TabA is activated.

    Problem: How do we activate TabC?

    Regarding why we have same targetFormName:…

    3 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Forms  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. add ETL-features to ACCESS (retry of: Add PowerQuery to ACCESS)

    I still do thoroughly hope, you will integrate ETL-features to Access!
    In EXCEL as well as in PowerBI you can use "retrieve and transform data" to collect data from diffent sources.
    I don't want to write back data to the sources.
    Many of my clients - financial controllers and data analysts - use ACCESS as a kind of datamart for their reporting, as I wrote in my BLOG "controllingexcellent". They collect data from different source, mostly TXT-files, CSV, Web, EXCEL-Files and Databases at the same time.
    It is the "single source of truth" where data is stored. Many other reports…

    6 votes
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    0 comments  ·  External Data Connectivity  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Prevent tables & queries being copied in ACCDE files

    ACCDE files provide significant security especially if combined with password protection, disabling shift bypass, hiding navigation pane/ribbon/application window, using a SQL Server backend etc.
    Doing so prevents users importing forms/reports & of course code from another database. However, a major weakness & common complaint is that users can still import all tables & queries including hidden & system tables.
    It is possible to make tables 'deep hidden' to prevent this ...but even that can be reversed ...if you know how.
    Please add code to prevent this security loophole using VBA (not in the ribbon!). If users lock themselves out by…

    16 votes
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  11. Putting a softkey in access to convert form to report

    Its good to have a softkey in access to convert ( form) to (report ) so we don't have to design a report that have same shape and design aspect.

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    1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Fix Access object executing

    While MS Access is executing code during the object's event, all other events of the object are locked, so they will not be fired.

    Let's say we have the Microsoft Calendar Control 8.0 ( mscal.ocx ) placed to a form and we have the code:
    Private Sub Calendar1_Click()
    Calendar1.Month = 1 + (Calendar1.Month) Mod 12
    End Sub

    Private Sub Calendar1_NewMonth()
    MsgBox "Calendar1_NewMonth event" & Calendar1.Month
    End Sub

    The sample should displays a message box when the user clicks the control. In MS Access, the message box never occurs, as the NewMonth event is called during the Click event. If the…

    3 votes
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  13. Cannot change report font when forecolor is set to automatic (black)

    Cannot change report font when forecolor is set to automatic (black), because after changing the font and saving the report in design view, changes won't save and the font will default back to Arial.

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  14. Gui ribbon editor

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

    9 votes
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  16. Bug Report -- Multiple Access Crashes

    Since 8/1/2018, MS Access has been crashing repeatedly on multiple machines in our office. We are on 64 bit Office 365 and Windows 10. It appears some bug must have been introduced during one of the automatic updates.

    This crash appears to occur with automation where I think a second instance of MS Access is calling an MS access program, but not totally sure:

    Faulting application name: MSACCESS.EXE, version: 16.0.10325.20118, time stamp: 0x5b64d927
    Faulting module name: OLEAUT32.dll, version: 10.0.17134.48, time stamp: 0xebd737a3
    Exception code: 0xc0000005
    Fault offset: 0x000000000008a283
    Faulting process id: 0x32a0
    Faulting application start time: 0x01d43fb636a345d3
    Faulting application path:…

    8 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Add an option to disable the 'Show Table' dialog when creating a new query

    It would be useful to be able to suppress the automatic display of the modal 'Show Table' dialog every time a new query is created.

    Currently I instinctively hit 'Esc' when creating a new query, knowing that this dialog will be displayed.

    I prefer to add tables/queries to my query by dragging them from the navigation bar.

    4 votes
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  18. Option to attach any big file such as pdf along with personal image/photo place

    It will be great if there will be option to attach any big file such as pdf along with personal image/photo place

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  19. dimensione massima di un file di ACCESS

    aumentare la dimensione massima di un file di ACCESS, attualmente limitata a 2GB

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  20. Analyze Performance in Access 2019 is messed up visually

    Analyze Performance windows is not messed up visually, but it works fine. It just need to be formatted properly.
    Thank you.

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