Monthly Archives: August 2009

Access vs Web

A friend was over for dinner last night who is an IT manager and former client of mine.   I have done several hugely succesful major Access/SQL Server applications for this guy when he was with another corporation. We went into my office and … Continue reading

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Helping Friends

It’s Saturday morning and I’m sitting with my Grandkids watching Cartoons on the HDTV.  Well not quite…. I’m also listening to Yo Yo Mah play at the Kennedy funeral on my PC (scares me that I actually remember Winston Churchill’s funeral – I’m not … Continue reading

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Interesting Response

I recieved several responses to my Who Are You? question and thanx to everyone for letting me know who you are. But: 1.  Either about 7 people visit the site several times a day or quite a few people would … Continue reading

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Who Are You?

I have noticed a spike in attendance here whenever I mention Excel and not so much when I mention Access.  In part I assume that’s because most of you found me thru my friend Mr. Murphy’s site (or thru the … Continue reading

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The Last Excel Weakness

If I can only think of 3 weaknesses in Excel that’s pretty good I think …. I love Excel, but I continue to be disappointed every day that being an expert in the product gets lower and lower in value.  … Continue reading

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Another Excel Weakness

This week is my week to get my beefs about Excel on the record (for better or worse for my reputation in Microsoft). My next beef is the nagging frustration that when cells are Merged they will no longer automatically Word-Wrap, … Continue reading

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A Lingering Weakness Of Excel

I work very hard to build bullet-proof applications that are as locked-down as possible from user meddling and just plain honest things that they MIGHT do in the course of their use of the application that might mess things up.   … Continue reading

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