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Q: Access Database query

Hi folks i am relatively new to using Access Databases and have a query

i have created a form in Access which users manually input data into and i trying to work out if its possible that when data is entered into 2 fields called actual hours and hourly target (both long integers) then a calculation can be done and put into another field within the same form

The calculation would be actual hours/hourly target

Hope that makes sense

Thanks in advance

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Hello,

I'm currently creating a simple database program using Vb.net as for my API and Ms Access as for my database.

I'm doing a log-in window in my program where there is a username and password textbox.

I have created an account table (with 3 attributes - id, username and password) in MS Access and it's properly connected to my vb.net program (I just tested it a while ago by inserting id, username, and password using the program that i've created in vb.net).

My problem now is I can't figure out how to check the inputs in username and password textbox (in my log-in program) and check if it's equal to the records of username and password in my database in MS Access.

Any help is highly appreciated.
 

A:Database query problem in VB.NET (via Ms Access)

This is how I'm doing the log-in form

Dim main As New Main

Dim cnOledb As OleDbConnection
Dim cmOledb As OleDbCommand
Dim result As Integer
Dim sql As String

Try
sql = "SELECT account_username FROM users WHERE account_username = " & PrepareStr(txtUser.Text) & " "

cnOledb = New OleDbConnection(ConnectionString)
cnOledb.Open()

cmOledb = New OleDbCommand(sql, cnOledb)
result = cmOledb.ExecuteNonQuery()

MsgBox(result, MsgBoxStyle.OKOnly)
MsgBox(sql, MsgBoxStyle.OKOnly)
If result = 0 Then
MsgBox("Invalid Password", MsgBoxStyle.OKOnly)
ElseIf result = 1 Then
main.Show()
End If

cnOledb.Dispose()
cmOledb.Dispose()
cnOledb.Close()
Catch Exp As Exception
MsgBox(Exp.Message, MsgBoxStyle.Critical, "OLEDB Error")
Catch Exp As Exception
MsgBox(Exp.Message, MsgBoxStyle.Critical, "General Error")
End Try

I want the cmOledb.executenonquery() to return a value 1 when he found a match in my sql statement, however it always keeps returning 0 even if my sql statement is correct
 

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Hi,

Don't even know if this is possible...

If i create an access databse and save it as db1.db (for example), upload this to my webspace, can i then query the file from my webpage??

I know a bit of SQL, but don't know how to set up a query with HTML?

Basically, i've got a table (table1, for example), with 2 fields - Name and Score. I want to bring back the top 5 names with the highest score and display them on my page... can this be done... could someone give me some basic sample code and i can then prob work it out from there...

Cheers....
 

A:How to query access database from webpage?

yes this can be done -

what version of access?

I dont if its viable on a public ISP - as i used it on a company site where I had full control over the server.
i'm sure someone will provide details
 

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I'm a query design beginner so I dont know exactly how to approach this problem in ms access.

Should I just use query design in ACCESS and type in the 300 serial numbers as criteria & save that as a query? I may need to change the serial numbers queried from time to time

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Thanks.
 

A:Best way to perform a query with many (300+) criteria ('OR')? [Access 2013 Database]

Place the special serial numbers in their own table and in the query join the 2 tables via the serial number.
 

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A:Solved: Access database query coming up blank

Welcome to the Forum.
What version of Access are you using?

Access is a "Relational Database" system so the Tables that you create have to be related for it to work.
Ideally the tables would be set up something like this.
Companies
Company Products (for choosing to go your Invoices, so prices would probably be included).
Invoices. This table would only hold an invoice number and it's date plus the Company ID if it is a one invoice to one company system.
Invoice details, holding ProductIDs and Quantities.

If you want to set it up in that way let me know and I will assist you.

However back to your current problem, if you only have one table and a query it should show all the data in the table, so how are choosing a Company?
 

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A:Creating Access database with multiple tables for query, forms

sorry, forgot to add I'm working in Access 2003
 

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A:Query Access 2007 (how to transfer data from a query to another query)

The first query needs the following first Criteria Row of the InvoiceDueDate
between date() and date() + 5
The second query needs
< date()

I haven't tested it, just worked from memory. so let me know how it goes.
 

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A:Copy an access database to SQL server database using VB.NET

Google: import access to sql server
 

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A:Exporting MS Access Database to MySQL Database

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A:Using SQL in asp page to query Lotus Notes database

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A:Solved: Access query report query paramater use the param

You would have to have another group for whether or not the RetDate_Fld was filled in or not.
Add a new column to the query with the following Heading

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That should place a 2 in the new column when there is a date and a 1 when there isn't.
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A:Solved: Access Query using tables more than once in same query

It is normally to do calculations or comparisons on prior or next records. It is the one weekness of Access Queries, the Totals function has some good arithmetic calculations like average, Count Sum etc but manipulating previous records like add or subtract values from the current record it can't do. So it requires more advanced SQl. Which is apperas you have.
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A:SQL Query question for Access 2010 query

Yes it makes sense, I would create a pre-query that uses the Month & Year but is set to "Totals" and Date Minimum.
Then create the Report query using the pre-query linked to the new query's table via the InvoiceID this will limit both the month, year and minimum payment.
 

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A:Any problems using Access 2007 database with Access 2010?

Hi bbinnard,

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A:Can't access MS Access database Wizard

Funny I had the same error last night. I ran Setup from the CD (from RUN prompt) checked off the access wizard. Then went and did what I was doing, it still asked to install the feature but it worked that time.

If that does not help the is an MS article, basically, if you are in "Break mode" of a module that could also cause it.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/208204/en-us
 

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A:Access 97 database in Access 2000?

Access should prompt them to either open the DB file or convert it to the newer version on startup. If it doesn't you can open the newer version of Access and go to Tools > Database Utilities > Convert Database.
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A:MS Access Database

Open your database.
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Hit Tools-->References.
It would seem it's missing from there.

See:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/824259
 

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Access is perfect for this application.
What kind of products are you dealing with?
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Do you have more than one Supplier for items.
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The first thing to try after taking a backup copy of the Database is a "Repair & Compact" of the current one. You should open Accees, not the database and then choose Tools>Database Utilities>Repair & Compact. Choose the current database to repair and Compact and save it under a new name. Open the newly named, repaired database and see if it still has the same problem.
 

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you can link by selecting the table tab in the DB window and then click NEW followed by selecting Link. Then search for your other database and select the table you want to link to.

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Can anybody help?

thanks
 

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It may be the version of True Type Fonts that are involved, can't you just increase the column width slightly.
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Listen...I looked and can't find anything wrong with it. I recreated the button (find by director), and it appears to work fine...just tells you the macro has been cancelled.

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A:Access Database

First, this is really the wrong forum for this question. It should either be in Applications or Development. I only saw this post because I was checking on a post I made here before but I don't usualy visit this forum often.

If you want a form to open ready to take new data, set it's Data Entry property to Yes. (You'll find that property in the Data tab of the forms properties.) If I misunderstood the question, post back and give more details.

Good Luck!

[This message has been edited by YSB (edited 08-10-2000).]
 

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First, this is really the wrong forum for this question. It should either be in Applications or Development. I only saw this post because I was checking on a post I made here before but I don't usualy visit this forum often.

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The simplest way although it may not seem like it, is to do the following:
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This error is caused by missing operating system components on your PC. These components are required to connect to ODBC databases.

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1. Download and install Microsoft Data Access Components v2.7 from Microsoft. Note that the download link is at the bottom of the Microsoft's web page.
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Download and install Microsoft Jet 4.0 SP3 from Microsoft. Note that the download link is at the bottom of the Microsoft's web page

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probably not the answer you are looking for but if you use MySQL (FREE for non commercial users) you will improve your DB performance compared with MS ACCESS by literally ZILLIONS of percent.

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A:Access Database Question

You can have two tables in Access, one with Customer account details with a unique ID (autonumber should work fine) and the other with the monthly transaction details.
When you are adding the data from the spreadsheet, you could update the existing customer details or add new customer details, and insert the transaction details in the other table for that customer using the ID as reference.

I haven't thought about this fully, so there could be gaps in the logic

EDIT:
1. Whenever you are adding the data from the spreadsheet, you would need to check if the customer already exists in the customer table and insert or update as necessary (if updating, get the customer ID for inserting the transactions).

2. Even when you are updating the customer record, you will need to make sure it has to be updated (could be spelling mistakes in the new record)

http://www.sevenforums.com/microsoft-office/274146-access-database-question.html
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A:importing database in access

I'm assuming you are importing the tables, it seems like you are importing the primary key also, that will cause a problem because there will be duplicates.

You can try dumping the table into Excel and strip off the ID column and then import the excel table or Paste it into the table. Access will create new ID's for it.
 

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A:Access Database Where Clause

Ok, I got the first part of the where clause working but cant get the second part working

Here is the code I currently have:

part1 = "([qry_Transaction_Defect_Report]![AccountManagerName]=" & Chr(34) & Me.cboAMName & Chr(34) & " )"

part2 = "AND ([qry_Transaction_Defect_Report]![TransactionDate]) BETWEEN (" & Chr(34) & Me.txtSD & Chr(34) & ") AND (" & Chr(34) & Me.txtED & Chr(34) & ")"

whereclause = part1 & part2

DoCmd.OpenReport "rAccount Manager Feedback Report", acPreview, "", whereclause
Here is the error message I am recieving:

Run-time error '3071':
This expression is typed incorrectly, or it is too complex to be evaluated. For example, a numeric expression may contain too many complicated elements. Try simplifying the expression by assigning parts of the expression to variables.
 

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A:ms access database locked

Well, you could try downloading the trial version of this program:
http://www.5star-shareware.com/Business/MS-OfficeAdd-Ins/access-passkey.html
and it will tell you the first 2 letters of your password - it might help you remember...

These guys will apparently remove the password for free if you send them the file, but I've never used it, so caveat emptor...
http://www.intertek.org.uk/services/

There's lots of programs which you can buy to do the job, costing from $15 to $150....

HTH
Gram
 

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Is it possible to compact the database that is currently open with some code in the startup macro/module?
 

A:Access Compacting a database

Databases must be closed in order to compact.
A closed DB cannot run VBA.
You'll be happy to know that Access 2K has a "compact on close" feature.

But check this out:
http://www.mvps.org/access/general/gen0013.htm
 

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"Microsoft Access cannot open this file"
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What am I missing???

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A:Cannot open Access database

romlisys, can you create a new Blank Database on the "Server", close it and then open that?
If you can then I would suggest that you open that database and "Import" everything from the copy of the original on your computer (that you can open). You will need to import all of the
Tables, Queries, Forms, Reports, Macros and Modules. It is very quick because you can use "Select all" for each section.

If you can't open a new Blank database it would suggest that you have some "Folder" permission type problems.
 

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A:Access database not opening all the way

Is that on a domain? Or just a workgroup?

If it's a domain, you have a whole mess of permissions to check. Maybe you missed just one?

As an experiment. Try to copy the whole database, COPY, to his machine directly and open it from there. If he can't even access it locally, then there has to be a problem only between Access and the DB. Usually some kind of version conflict.
 

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is it possible to compact a password protected Access 2000 database from code? I tried this:

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Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks,

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A:Compact Access database

I don't think you can compact a DB from code unless the code is run from another DB.

See... a DB has to BE closed to compact it.
So it stands to reason that you can't be running code while it's closed...
 

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