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Q: Works 2000 database

I'm using Works 2000 V.5 on 98SE. Want to retain grid lines when printing Also would like to create a custom form- none of the examples are useful.

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A: Works 2000 database

I have that version, there's doesn't seem to be that option. As an alternative, try selecting the records and applying left -- right -- top -- bottom borders (via Format -- Border).

EDIT: my mistake ; File -- Page Setup -- Other Options.

By "custom form", do you mean an input form, like Access? Don't know, will look it up.

Rgds,
Andy

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Thank you
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A:Works database

don't have works anymore (like a looong time ago) but since it's an Office-Lite product hopefully there's some similarities

maybe try the help feature for:
mail merge
labels
etc

in the database and word processing software (it's likely the same help file, so it may not matter)

here's the detailed FAQ page and
here's one about works 3 and creating labels

sounds fairly similar to the office procedures

good luck
 

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A:Works Database

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Working With Overtime Hours In Excel will show you how to write the formula in Excel.

It should work in in Works, but am unsure, as I do not use Works.
 

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A:Will a works database work?

Works will only "work" if it has an actual database like Access to enter your data into. You can set up one database and enter the data there directly. If you are on a network you can share the database and have forms set up for data entry. If you are in different locations you could use some kind of program like PCAnywhere and the remote person could dial in and do data entry on the database. There are way too many options so you might want to give us soem kind of idea on what your setup is and how to accomplish it.
 

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A:Update for Works Database

What version of Works was used to create these files and what version of Office are you using now.

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A:Microsoft Works Database

I know microsoft access 2003 used to be a file size limit of 2GB - so would not expect works to be bigger (although, not yet found the spec)

Whats the filesize you currently have?
 

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A:Problem with Microsoft Works Database

Look in the Options of the program.
 

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A:Need database that works with Outlook and Word

To Roger:
Do You Have MS Office Suite installed on your computer? If so chances you have Msaccess, and i suggest you use access for your database. If msaccess is not installed get your office suite cd out and install the software. There is a learning curve, but give it a go and post your questions with the version of access your using and chances are someone will help.
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A:Works Database File Viewer

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A:MS Works has no 'Create Database' dialog box

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A:works suite 2003 database

This happens in Excel too, putting a column in alphabetical order is assumed to mean that you want all the rows to still contain the original values.

In Excel, you can highlight the data in the column and this sorts only that column - Then move on to the next column, etc.

If that doesn't work in Works, you may want to
sort the first column,
cut and paste the remaining columns into separate worksheets (one column, one worksheet) and
then sort them,
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A:convert works database to ms access?

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A:microsoft works database question

Help me please
 

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A:Works won't print all database columns

grandpaw7, you dumbell. You have the column too wide. If you bring the right hand margin of the column over to the left enough, you'll be in good shape.
Signed, grandpaw7

TO grandpaw 7: Well, I'll be dadburned if you're not right! But the dumbells are those guys who didn't program Works 6.0 to tell me the problem, but instead just decided not to print the column if it was too wide.
Signed: grandpaw7

CASE DISMISSED WITHOUT RECOUNT.
 

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A:Microsoft Works Database files

Did you TRY exporting?

A typical choice for database conversions is to export -> CSV format and then work with that
to create the imports. Hint: Export only one TABLE at a time.
 

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A:Works 7.0 Database Date Function in filter?

Field Name e.g. "Expiry".

Comparison ; is greater than or equal to.

Compare to ; INT(NOW())

In Formula View,

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Rgds,
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A:Works 7.0 Database report current date

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Code:
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A:Microsoft Works Database printing issue

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A:(Resolved) ACT 6.0 software cannot use ACT 2000 database

Sometimes administrative privileges and administrator are not the same thing, you may need to log in as administrator.
 

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A:Solved: Exchange 2000 28.3 GB database???

Ok, I found the answer on my own, by fluke. Thought that I would post it here. Funny, this is something that I had no idea about.
Exchange Full Package Enterprise edition, does not have this size limitation. Therefore, it will not hit that cap off and dismount.

Here is information on how to know what version you are running, as no where in the MMC of Exchange, does it give you a version.

In the registry, located the following key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall

Find your corresponding version:
DB20F7FD-67BC-4813-8808-78F63E89EB56: Standard Version Upgrade Package (VUP)
775CF3DA-C007-4709-B4CC-CE2239BE2E03: Standard Full Packaged Product (FPP)
FC6FA539-452D-4a9b-8065-C1FA74B86F83: Standard Evaluation 120 days (EVAL)
D3574E0C-360A-44d5-858C-33323C2D79F2: Enterprise Version Upgrade Package (VUP)
F8567801-906B-439b-8D6A-87BDFEC9BA52: Enterprise Product Upgrade Package (PUP)
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Database is a far better solution and it wouldn't be that hard. One table for the caller and any info pertaining to them. One table with the agencies, and one for services. Then one last table to track the activity for each client. The one thing you need to try to avoid is duplicating client records by setting up a search page where you can verify the client being in the db or whether they are a new client.
 

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A:Act! 2000 database sharing question

It works on the machine that has ACT!?
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Hi, and welcome to the TSG forum

can they export as a csv file (comma seperated)
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I presume that the database is not located on a server that gets backed up nightly, right? Can you just copy the database to another location? It should bring the security with it.
 

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Sev, I have posted various copies of the emailing VBA some of it quite recently.
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A:Access 2000 - Database Locked when opened by a specific computer.

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Robec8 said:

Hello,
I am very new to this. I hope someone out there can help me out.

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ThanksClick to expand...

Do you mean you don't think you're doing it right?

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A:Unable to set-up Works 2000

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I recently did a total restore on my computer and have had quite a few problems. I think I have fixed most of them. Except, when I download Works 2000, I get the message after restarting. "Windows can not access one or more required files. The files may have been renamed, deleted, or moved. Try installing works, then starting the process again." Okay, I have tried that and it still doesn't work. I have done it over and over again. And still no luck. I had it on my computer before I did the total restore. So can anyone help?
 

A:Microsoft Works 2000

I had the same problem, but i called my product support number and the walked me through it. Unfortunatly I can't rember all the steps. I know it is frustrating, but they solved the problem in 5 minutes instead of the 5 hours I spent trying to correct it myself. Give them a call! Good Luck!
 

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-2000-nothing-works.674110/
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A:Word 2000 works on one pc but not the other

Welcome
May be a conflict, a clean boot will help determine if this is the cause
Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup

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A:2000 only works in Safe Mode

In the mode that I'm running in, it says "Build 2195: Service Pack 4Free Safe Mode". When I reboot I'll post exactly what option I chose from the F8 screen during start-up.
 

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A:office works 2000 download

You need to use the software that was used to create the files. What is the file extension of the files?

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A:Can't Download Microsoft Works 2000

The windows installer cleanup utility usually works flawless at removing programs from your computer

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;290301

gives a brief description and has a download link

try removing it this way and then reinstall.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-download-microsoft-works-2000.371732/
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I have tried reinstalling Works....no difference.

Suggestions?