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  1. 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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  3. Program Microsoft Access to be compatible and useable on Mac products.

    I purchased Office 365 Personal today and nowhere did it say Access was non-compatible with Mac products. On the drop down list of which applications were included with each Office package it had a tick against all applications being compatible with Mac products. Further down it referenced Access and Publisher to highlight this was indeed part of package - again tick to say yes. It had a marker next to it with the number 4, to which this relates "PC only". No further guidance. On the "Learn More" suggestion it doesn't reference any important or significant T&C's to suggest non-compatibility…

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  4. make set_spapprole work in a VBA context

    SQL Server (see https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/relational-databases/system-stored-procedures/sp-setapprole-transact-sql?view=sql-server-2017) has a great security feature to allow an app to assume a security role when connected to the server. This doesn't work from Access VBA. This leaves us having to give permissions to data that users can subvert. Whilst this can be mitigated, if Access could connect using a user account with no permissions, and switch to an app role with the right permissions security would be wonderful. SetAppRole is particular pleasant in that in the context we still know the original user who started the app.

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  5. Menu builder or Ribbon for our plicatives that are persisted on other computers

    Until the 2003 version of Office it was possible to create custom menu bars forour applications. As of the 2007 release this has been discontinued.

    It would be great if a way to build menu or ribbon for our systems were implemented. Because what is already possible to create, is not part of the database application but of Office Access itself and is not exported to our final application when used on another computer.

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  6. Query is Corrupt bug has crippled five production applications.

    Query is Corrupt bug has crippled five production applications. How are we suppossed to wait nearly a month for a fix. This is insane. How can this be acceptable. Such a serious bug should be addressed immediately.

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  7. Focus and PopUps (The Screen.ActiveForm Nightmare)

    PopUp forms do not get focus, because they are not intended for data.

    I have read that plenty of times and know perfectly that is by design.

    But to use a PopUp form is the only way to go out of MDI boundaries, sometimes it could be practical to open data in a Popup form, and do not know why that should lead to a focus nightmare, in which a lot of events and functions cease to work or change his behaviour.
    It will very nice if we could forget that old assumptions about popups, getting in it the common…

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  8. Hi, this is Sunil Kaushik. I just want to suggest microsoft team one thing, when customer spent 90k - 1 lac. Why didn't he/she get licensed?

    I spent Rs. 90000 for this laptop. Then what is fund in purchasing this laptop when i have MS Office Unlicensed Version. It's not fair with customer. Please give me access to licensed version. Humble request to you.

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  9. Hi, this is Sunil Kaushik. I just want to suggest microsoft team one thing, when customer spent 90k - 1 lac. Why didn't he/she get licensed?

    I spent Rs. 90000 for this laptop. Then what is fund in purchasing this laptop when i have MS Office Unlicensed Version. It's not fair with customer. Please give me access to licensed version. Humble request to you.

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  11. havw anotherdatabase attached for overall projectprofitability

    one=ce land is purchased, then the build price, then sales price requested sales price achieved, estate agents fee if applicable solicitors costs registration fees ifap the exact profit is in %=£0000.00so that it comes in two parts

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  12. adding new features to Microsoft Access

    Introduction

    Microsoft Access is an application for database which a lot of companies, schools, colleges, and universities are using it in order to manage the information of their employees or students. Our project tending to make Microsoft Access easier to be used by its users by improving the security of the databases and the ease of entering the information into these databases. Nowadays the barcode scanners are popular in almost everywhere, and the QR scanners. Our project is to link a barcode/QR scanner to Microsoft Access in order to make it easier to enter the information to the databases and…

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  13. PROBLEM --Linked table manager Access 2019 Allows to refresh only one table and then click OK And so for all the tables

    PROBLEM --Linked table manager Access 2019 Allows to refresh only one table and then click OK And so for all the tables

    Description of actions

    After pressing RELINK

    A window opens where I enter the DSN information

    Clicking OK
    A window opens

    And I had to click more than 100 times After each click

    There is a message Succeeded Next to the table name

    And a new window opens

    And I had to click OK .......

    More than 100 times ....

    Is there a solution to the problem?

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  14. 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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  15. Access app for android

    Please add the access app on Google Play, he will It saves many people from the trouble of computers

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  16. Change name of field property Append Only for long text field

    The name "Append Only" field property for the Long Text Data Type is misleading. Consider changing it to "Allow Column History".

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  17. ADD QUANTITY COLUMN IN ASSETS DATABASE TO ADD MORE THAN ONE QUANTITY

    HOW TO ADD MORE THAN 1 QUANTITY OF AN ASSET IN ASSETS DATABASE?

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