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How to Design an Access Application that Can Sustain 100 Simultaneous Users

While theoretically Access can support 255 simultaneous connections, in reality, bottlenecks arise at even 20 to 25 simultaneous users. In this article, we plan the deployment in a manner than 100 users can be simultaneously supported. Many small businesses tend to grow over time both in business size and employee count. With Access being the preferred database for small business users, there are numerous cases where people using Access in their company suddenly found that their line of...

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7 Reasons which Make “Tell Me” Feature in MS Access 2016 Popular

In this article, we highlight 7 key reasons that make Tell Me exceptionally popular with Access Users. In 2016, the latest iteration of MS Access was rolled out with an array of new features and improvements. Prominent amongst them was the Tell Me Box which appeared at the top of the interface and inquired the user about what he or she was looking to do. For example, if you are looking to insert images, just need type in the same and you would be directed to the specific command section on...

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Outlook Rule “Clear Categories on Mail” will Block All Incoming Emails

In the lastest update of Outlook, a new rule "clear categories on mail" will be added to Outook automatically. This rule will block all incoming emails by mistake. In this article, we will provide the solution. Yesterday, my Windows 7 laptop receive a couple of updates again. I notice this because the screen displays update message when the laptop is shut down and restarted. I do not pay much attention on that since Windows makes updates from time to time. However, this morning, I...

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