Move Access data to a SQL Server database by using the Upsizing Wizard – Access – Office.com

How database objects get upsized The following data and database objects get upsized: Data and data types All Access database data types are converted to their equivalent in SQL Server. The wizard converts Access database text to Unicode by adding the Unicode string identifier to all string values and by adding the Unicode n prefix […]

Create an Access project – Access – Office.com

Create an Access project Click the Microsoft Office Button Button image, and then click New. Alternatively, on the Getting Started with Microsoft Office Access page, under New Blank Database, click Blank Database. Do one of the following: Create an Access project in the default file location Under Blank Database, type a name for the project […]

About an Access project (ADP) – Access – Office.com

Working with an Access project is very similar to working with an Access database. The process of creating forms, reports, data access pages, macros, and modules is virtually the same as that used to create an Access database. Once you connect to an SQL Server database, you can view, create, modify, and delete tables, views, […]

Internet Explorer 9 Doesn't Suck

I have always been a big fan of Internet Explorer. I just don’t understand why everyone has this attitude like it’s NOT the worlds most popular browser.  I don’t get it. If your website doesn’t look right on the most popular browser you are doing something wrong. It looks like other people are catching on.. […]

Why can't open source companies provide enough bandwidth so people can download their products?

I’ve never ever understood.. or appreciated.. why it is that a $1bn company like Firefox for example.. somehow can’t AFFORD to provide enough bandwidth for their users to download. I’ve been using Firefox 4 / 5 for the past couple of months.. and it just drives me crazy. I can’t wait to get easier ‘share […]

67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications – Datamation

I think it is sad that people actually think that mysql is a replacement for sql server. Anyone who claims that mysql is competitive knows nothing about databases. Sql server is more free than mysql!!! Sql server express is better than any edition of crystal reports! http://www.datamation.com/open-source/67-open-source-replacements-for-really-expensive-applications-1.html