Microsoft Access Links
Fellow MVP and newsgroup denizen sites
Fellow Access MVP
- Access <insert your version here> Developer's
Handbook considered by many to the be definitive advanced series of books on
Access. Every time I open it it saves me the cost of the book.
- Trevor Best's
Access FAQ. Tips.
- Stephen Lebans Free Access Code,
Tips and Tricks
Pedro Gil Access Examples
- Alex Dybenko
Software and Tips Repair, Compact & Backup and "Outlook97-like"
Lynn Trapp's Code
Snippets And Links including
Level Security – A synopsis of useful information regarding MS Access
User Level Security
- DataStrat Data Strategies
by Arvin Meyer.
Sample code including calendars, textbox searching, drawing circles and others.
- Walker Software
Links and Downloads by Peter Walker (Click on Developer) Useful links, 101a Series, articles for the novice,
- Dimitri Furman's code
and utilities Groupwise class; TextExport class, WinTree: hierarchal Window
browser; MBox: replacement for the native MS; Access MsgBox() function; BLOBs;
and Windows menus.
by Sandra Daigle. Collection class for creating and managing groups of controls on a
form; how to use tables and list boxes to create groups of reports and a generic
Reynolds Enquiry Control Manager
- Bas Cost Budde's
Access 97 Development Support. Among other things a small tool in Access to
export all tables and references, and optionally all data, as SQL DDL
- Ge Chen Chinese
- Gunter Avenius
Individual Datenbank Programmierung Avenius German
Donaubauer'sAccess FAQ German
- John Viescas
Well known author
- Francisco J.
Garcia Aguado Spanish
- Juan M
Afan de Ribera Spanish
- Access Freak
by Oliver Stoh
Access Developer Tools
- MDB Tools is a
set of libraries and utilities to facilitate exporting
data from MS Access databases (mdb files) without using the
Microsoft DLLs. In other words they are reverse engineering the layout of the
- Microsoft Access Files
tips for Access Users
- ACG Soft Links, sample code, tips and more stuff.
- John F. Lacher CPA Provides
solutions to users of Excel and Microsoft office.
- Access Developers Network
The place where Access developers talk to Access developers.
- Woody's Office PoweR Pack Useful general purpose
Microsoft Office information site along with add-ins and useful weekly
- Aldex Software
hints and tips and their source code '
- GR-FX Pty Limited
Tips, Tricks and Links Page (Including info on Data Mining)
- WinSite Windows 95
Archive Microsoft Access Files
- WinSite Windows NT
Archive - Microsoft Access Files
(While having separate Win 95 and Win NT doesn't make sense there are
differences between them so both are are here.)
- WinSite Windows 3.1
Archive - Microsoft Access Files
Search List A selection of useful databases and utilities
- VirtuaLaw Open
Source Legal Case Management System
- Automotive Invoicing
- Netfolk MS
Access Questions and Answer pages
- Steve Nyberg's Access
Page Various free utilities including Security Permissions, Report
Filtering and Password Changer and File Catalog Manager for Access
displays information about any Windows object that the mouse
passes over on the screen.
is an automatic Windows MsgBox generator.
Freebie Access Databases. Includes Zip code database.
- Free Access 97
Add-Ins from Zada Solutions
- American Information
command line utility that lists all locks placed on a file.
DBToFile A (free)
Microsoft Access Database Backup Engine
B Pro Inc MS Access Tips
Access Tips (in English and Dutch)
Consulting Development Tools for Microsoft Access, Visual Basic and SQL
Free and shareware utilities
- BMS Smart Indenter
tidy up VBA code by rebuilding the indentation of each line.
EbExecuteLine Execute line of code from string variable or text box similar
- Roger's Access Library Web Page Lots of sample code.
ADO/Access 2000 VB Code
Generator generates code that you can use inside your apps to create an
Access 2000 Database With ADO
- Microsoft Access Versions
Information Screenshots of the boxes and info on the older versions of
is a free pack of
nice and useful tools to enhance your developments.
- Conquer Access RunCommand Constants by Terry Wickenden
Sample Code -
Other Developer’s Libraries
Jelly Bean Keyfinder is a freeware utility that retrieves your Product Key (cd
key) used to install Windows or Office from your registry
- Palm Operating System
Asken Free Databases for Microsoft Access Note that the downloadable databases are MDEs and thus
are not modifiable.
Microsoft Access Database Solutions: Database design and
implementation articles, tips, tricks, code samples,Microsoft Access Help,
Access FAQ's and Free downloadable database examples.
Viewing and Printing Access Reports with ASP and/or VisualBasic
MS Access Tools and Add-Ins
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