Tag Archives: Microsoft Access 2010

This Is Cool !!

Earlier this week I was working with one of my users on the final adjstments to a new version of their Access database in Access 2010 using Access Services.   The user mentioned that a Combo-Box was too narrow to show … Continue reading

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Access 2010 Runtime Ships

The Access 2010 Runtime is now available for download and use: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=57a350cd-5250-4df6-bfd1-6ced700a6715&displaylang=en This means we can start doing Access 2010 Apps right now.  And with the availabiltiy of http://www.AccessHosting.com this means that we can start selling solutions using Access 2010 and … Continue reading

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Client/Server Finally – But Too Late ?

I had a long coffee today with my friend Chuck who is another Access developer.  It was an opportunity to show him the SharePoint story in Access 2010. So I connected using my 3G Aircard at the Tim Horton’s, and … Continue reading

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PowerPivot and Access Services Tables

It’s been a long time since I’ve Blogged about PowerPivot.  That is not for lack of interest but moreso for lack of time and also because it has taken me a while to get my head around where PowerPivot will … Continue reading

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Making Conversion Easy

Some time ago I wrote a comment here about the future automation story in Access will move toward Access Macros and away from VBA.   I am even more convinced of that than I was then – but I am still not … Continue reading

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Access Hosting Now Makes Sense

One of the things I have always thought would help me expand my business was the idea of Hosting apps on a server of my own.  I think that Access 2010 with Access Services will open up this as a … Continue reading

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Access 2010 Calculated Fields – About Time

One of the new features of Access 2010, (and one that will probably get the least ink because it is so simple), is the ability to add Calculated Fields in both Access and Access Services databases. A Calculated Field is … Continue reading

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