Category Archives: Access 2003 and earlier

How to get to the code window

How to get to the form’s code window without opening the form

How to create an import specification

How to create an export specification

How to create a combo box to search a record

The control Wizards button looks like this in Access 2007: And in Microsoft Access 2000-2003 the control wizard button looks like this: The rest is very similar between versions 2000-2007:

How to check for missing references

How to change a text box to a combo box (Won’t work with Data Access Page)

How to add a table level validation rule

How to add a group sort to an existing report

How to create a custom shortcut menu