Access Database Recovery

Quick Guide to Backing up your Ms Access Database

In the computing world, backups play a crucial role in protecting your data during unfortunate circumstances. In case of Ms Access, the need to take regular backups is very essential as the application remains vulnerable to several issues. It is a well known fact that Ms Access database has a relatively compact limit of 2GB for most iterations and even if the database size reaches the 1GB figure, it can start to behave inconsistently. Moreover the Access database remains acutely vulnerable to...

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Learn about the importance of Now() function in Ms Access

When you are running a line of business application in Ms Access there may be a need to record the time at which an entry was made. For example an application designed to record attendance and time management in your office may need to record the time when an user logged into the MIS system. Now this possible with the help of the Now() function in Ms Access which essentially marks the data along with the specific time in which a record entry was made into the database.   Importance of...

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Ms Access is Prone to Corruption during the Development Stage

For using any database you need to create applications or structures for facilitating data access or input. The Ms Access application comes with inbuilt form designers and modules which can be used to create simple applications around it. Moreover you can also create completely independent applications that use the Ms Access as a backend. During the stage where you are developing your application and testing the Access database, crashes may occur. In some cases data corruption issues may crop...

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