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    im get my mail 23 e adams

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  4. Gridlines to Modern Access Charts

    The 'modern' charts in MS Access no longer allows for gridlines to be set. The gridlines can be a great visual aid in charts to quickly access where the value plotted lies in relation to the axis. It was present in the 'old' charts but is no longer available in the 'modern' charts. I would also recommend adding scatter plots to the modern charts. Just FYI, your free/opensource counterparts have them already implemented within their packages.

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  5. hallo

    menemen

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  6. Create Student Database for all Education Levels

    Can you make a student database that is customizable or one dedicated adult education? I would like to be able to use the Access App. It would help me keep consistent in program usage.

    It would be great to be able to log in contact, emergency contact, attendance, grades and whatever else you can think about

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  7. Base Access

    Hello
    I use Access since its version1. Until today I have not found an equivalent in terms of reliability and speed in development. Since then many improvements have been made on various options, except to the engine of the base. What it lacks today is native access to SQL express server. This would help with a seamless, easy and efficient transition to standard SQL server.
    Thank you.

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  8. Introduce an option to get VBA code from the wizards instead of a macro.

    I hate when the wizards creates a macro instead of VBA code. Very often (95% of the time) I need to exchange the macro to code. Years ago the wizards created VBA code which was wonderful. Is it possible for you to consider to make it possible to choose if you want macro or VBA code?

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  9. forms record navigation area make the number of records larger!

    If you have a form on screen with a few thousand records the small area in the navigation line at the bottom of the field cannot show large numbers. Eg record 234 of 34,000 does not display very well.
    It should be easier to make this area bigger!

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  10. Bug Report -- Application Crashing after update

    We had this problem back in August with MSAccess 64 bit on Office 365 crashing after a windows update. Once again, the same issue: Access is crashing multiple times per day because of bugs introduced by Microsoft during the update process.

    Faulting application name: MSACCESS.EXE, version: 16.0.11126.20196, time stamp: 0x5c2dc930
    Faulting module name: OLEAUT32.dll, version: 10.0.17134.48, time stamp: 0xebd737a3
    Exception code: 0xc0000005
    Fault offset: 0x000000000008a06d
    Faulting process id: 0x1180
    Faulting application start time: 0x01d4ac28476e5591
    Faulting application path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Root\Office16\MSACCESS.EXE
    Faulting module path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\OLEAUT32.dll
    Report Id: 5c83adec-0c56-4e22-b261-5d638b46b548
    Faulting package full name:
    Faulting package-relative application ID:

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  11. 1 vote
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  12. can you make accdb to be able to turn to exe

    can you make accdb to be able to turn to exe

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  13. Access para MacBook,

    sou usuário do access e fico limitado por não funcionar no MacBook

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  14. Please allow users to schedule Office 365 updates.

    I couldn't find a feedback for Office 365 in general.
    But Office 365 needs to allow users to schedule update downloads during off peak hours. That's for rural customers using satellite internet. There are peak and off-peak hours. Downloading gigabytes of updates every months for various products just eats data that rural customers can't afford to squander during the peak hours. My off-peak hours start at 2am in the morning, and only go for a few hours.

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  15. Increase maximum database size to 4GB and increase maximum Query size past the current 1GB limit

    I have a 78 million record 2 field table that indexes both fields fine. When that table is 82 million records, neither field will index because of a query limit error. The 1 GB query limit must be interfering with the indexing of a table that would otherwise not violate the 2 GB limit?? Also, increase the size of the access database container to 4GB....not asking for SQL Server replacement, just something we can work with. MS upsized and oversized Excel years ago.

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  16. Inventory sheet: # , item, serial number, model number, size, Price$

    Should be in 14pt and vertical lines between items. spacing of horizontal lines should be 1/4 inch wide.
    Primary use would be for 2nd hand store, or pawn shop.

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  17. I just want to say this is AMAZING Database.

    This is an AMAZING database. I am using it to catalogue my HUNDREDS of MAD Magazines. I was originally planning to build my own but then came across this. Did a bit of fiddling with some fields and tables to make it a little more appropriate for my needs but FANTASTIC work - well done!!!!

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  18. Allow load data from / link to Excel Table

    Display Excel Table names in the Wizard when loading/linking external Excel data, currently only specific name range or the spreadsheet is visible.

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  19. JSON import/export

    Given the widespread use JSON as a data transport, we should have:

    Application.ImportJSON
    
    Application.ExportJSON

    like we have:

    Application.ImportXML
    
    Application.ExportXML

    There are a few libraries out there – replacing these with one or a few lines of code would be extremely useful.

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  20. Complete the colour system on the Tabs when I open a new tab in the Navigation side bar

    Complete the colour system on the Tabs when I open a new tab in the Navigation side bar. When I open a tab from my Navigation Side bar, the top one opened is pink.
    If I open another Tab, the list of tables/Reports/Forms/Queries should also change to be say pink to indicate which one is open on top.

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