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1997-08

 

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Publishing Active Server Pages

Paul Litwin

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Article

 

Paul discusses integrating Access with Active Server Pages (ASP), Microsoft's tool for creating browser-neutral content on the

 

server. Paul introduces the tool and outlines how to create data driven tables either by hand, using the Wizard in Access, or us

 

Editorial for August 1997 Issue

Peter Vogel

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Editorial

 

Peter discusses being in denial about new technology, his current struggle with Java, and some predictions about the impact

 

Java will have on Microsoft development tools.

 

Using Outlook as a Front End for Access Data

Helen Feddema

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Article

 

Helen explains how to link Outlook forms to Access data, describing the differences between development in Access and

 

Outlook. The accompanying files include an Outlook utility for changing an Outlook form's message class.

 

Tip: The IN Crowd

Ken Getz

15

 

Smart Tip

 

How to create a SQL statement from a multi-select ListBox.

 

Seek and Ye Shall Find

Christopher R. Weber

16

 

Article

 

Chris's article describes the differences between Seek, Find, and the domain methods (DLookup, etc.) and determines which is faster.

 

 

 

A Testing Database

Christopher R. Weber

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Sidebar

 

Chris outlines why he created a database to run performance tests and describes how it works. The database generates

 

successively larger tables and runs a set of tests on them, storing the results in a table for analysis.

 

Simulated Hyperlinks

Helen Feddema

20

 

Smart Tip

 

How to make your labels look like HTML Hyperlinks

 

SubQueries to the Rescue

Peter Vogel

22

 

Article

 

Peter discusses SubQueries: how they work, why you'd want to use them.

 

Tip: Mixing Validation Rules

Steve Sarre

23

 

Smart Tip

 

Steve shows some techniques for using functions in the validation rule property to enforce data integrity.

 

Access World News for August 1997 Issue

Paul Litwin

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Access World News

 

A look at two tools that work with Access: InfoModeler late from Asymetrix and now from Informodelers, and Vision Builder

 

from Vision Software. InfoModeler uses a powerful data modeling technique to create Access databases and communicate

 

design issues to

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