Access Database Recovery

7 Useful Tips to Prevent Access Database Crash

In this article, we have addressed seven tips which can help you in preventing your MS Access database crash. Database corruption is worse than a nightmare for Access users. Losing tons of data due to a stupid mistake, after it was maintained through months of organization, hard work, and time can be very frustrating. Fortunately, sometimes users get lucky enough to repair or recover this data. Sometimes third party products come to your rescue to save your database from fading away from...

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How to Conditionally Format Report Rows in MS Access

In this article, we learn about the conditional formatting option for report rows in MS Access, how it is useful, and how to put it into action. MS Access reports have been provided with the purpose of making it easier for the user to understand what is there in the data, and what is it trying to convey. To ensure that these reports do exactly what they are meant to do, they have also been accompanied by a lot of formatting options. Depending on your needs and the kind of results you are...

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How to Use MS Access Databases from Open Office

In this article, we look at how we can use an Access database in MS Office and the steps involved in it like creating an ODBC data source. There can be situations when people working in a single organization are making use of different operating software. In such a situation, not everyone will be operating on Windows and using only MS applications. Imagine a situation where an user operating on Linux machine, using Open Office needs to Access MS Access files. The answer to this question...

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