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Recent Projects

Working from home with Microsoft Access

There area range of options available when working from home with Microsoft Access which we discuss here.
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Working from home – screen size issues?

If you are working from home on a laptop or smaller monitor, you may find that your database screens are too large for the display size and do not fit on properly. This is especially ...
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Remote Support for Microsoft Access databases

We regularly support our clients using remote support software which lets us view and control their screens without the need to be on-site. As such we can review, investigate, troubleshoot, upgrade, support and fix Microsoft ...
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Improving performance and eliminating file corruptions

Problem:  A client recently came to us with an Access database which had been in use for some years but which was running very slowly. The file was also getting corrupted on a regular basis ...
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Coronavirus Update

As we are already fully setup for remote working we are currently working normally developing Access database solutions and supporting customers with existing Access databases. If you need support at this difficult time or need ...
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Mobile Access Database Solutions.

Mobile Access for Microsoft Access Database Systems

Has your company invested time and money in developing a database that works for your business? Do you have mobile or remote workers who, with access to it, could make your business more productive? Looking ...
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Access Database Postcode Lookup

Speed up data entry and reduce the chances of mistakes by adding postcode and address lookup facilities to your Access database. Integrating an online address lookup facility means you always have access to the latest ...
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KB3085515 breaks MS Access 2010 reference

A Microsoft  update to MS Office 2010 released on 8th March 2016 (KB3085515) seems to be causing problems with Access 2010 runtime or the full version of Access running accdr, accde or .adp files.  The ...
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Need to upgrade from Access 97?

In the last few months we have been undertaken a number of upgrades from Access 97 for clients in various industries. Its surprising how many Access 97 database are still in daily use running businesses, ...
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Microsoft Access runtime versions

The free Microsoft Access Runtime enables you to distribute Access  applications to users who do not have the full version of Access  installed on their computers. You can find the various version here: Access 2013 ...
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SMS messages from your Access database

Adding a facility to send SMS messages from your Access database is normally quite straightforward. There are a number of SMS gateway providers on the Internet who provide the hooks necessary to integrate with your ...
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"Really pleased with the database, it has already made life easier, and the benefits will continue, I am sure"

Lisa Campbell
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