Make application run on network computer not on local computer
What I would like to do is click a command button on a form that would open an application, "RealPlayer", on another network computer and play a .wav file on that computer. I currently have a command button on a form with a macro RunApp and the argument "[LINK]" "[LINK]" however it opens up on the local machine and plays the wav file.
The formprints out to the network printer beside this network computer, and this would give the person an audible signal that the form is printed and ready to be looked at.
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I recently migrated a local SQL Express database to a network SQL Server. I re-did the links to my Access program and everything was running correctly when I was working with it. I tested all the functions and procedures and everthing was running correctly, but the scheduler that I had been working with on windows 7 is now no longer running.
The code works just fine when I log in and run the the scheduler and has been running correctly for month's on my local computer.
The problem seems to be that when I try to run on a scheduler in Windows 7 there are no network connections.
Anytime I try to connect to a folder on the network the procedure fails when running on the Windows Scheduler.
I have an Access Db Module on another computer that contains a Sub Routine I would like to execute from Excel. How can I execute the routine and have it open and run on the host computer from an Excel workbook on my computer? I tried the code below but ran into two problems (1.) It opens the Access DB on my computer instead of the Host (2.) the appAccess.Run command didn't run the sub routine in Access
Dim appAccess As Access.Application
' Create instance of Access Application object. Set appAccess = CreateObject("Access.Application")
' Open WizCode database in Microsoft Access window.
appAccess.OpenCurrentDatabase "B:\Documents and Settings\bconner\Desktop\Template Month End Reports v1.2.mdb", False
' Run Sub procedure.
appAccess.Run "MonthEndReports" Set appAccess = Nothing
I am having a problem with a network computer unable to update data in any linked tables. I recently separated a database into a frontend and backend, linking tables from the backend mdb files to the frontend mdb file.
The problem is one of the computers on the network has read-only access to the frontend mdb file whereas a different computer on the network as well as the host computer have full access to the database.
At first I thought the problem was read/write permissions for the computer on this network drive, but that is not the issue. I can add/delete/modify files on the drive from this computer.
I am having a problem with a network computer unable to update data in any linked tables. I recently separated a database into a frontend and backend, linking tables from the backend mdb files to the frontend mdb file. The problem is one of the computers on the network has read-only access to the frontend mdb file whereas a different computer on the network as well as the host computer have full access to the database. At first I thought the problem was read/write permissions for the computer on this network drive, but that is not the issue. I can add/delete/modify files on the drive from this computer. I am completely new to access, so please forgive my lack of knowledge.
I have set up a Database in work, we have 8 computers but only 5 can access the database at the same time, when I try to connect a 6th computer the computer tells me that the network link could not be found. However if I close out on one of the 5 computers connected then the database becomes available for another computer, but only 5 out of the 8.
Is it Access or a Network problem, help someone please
I have an app that has run on my XP computers for years. Not a single problem at all. Well, I just added a new computer to the network, and it is running 32 bit VISTA. The program accesses a database over a wireless network, so all computers share the same database through the network.
Well.by the time I change a couple records from the VISTA machine, the database gets corrupted somehow.
I then have to go in to access and compress and repair the database. This will then work on the other computers, until I go use the VISTA computer again. I can't figure it out for the life of me.
1. Has something changed with VISTA and JET support?
2. Could there be a network issue with VISTA that is crashing the data?
I’ve worked far too many hours to say and am now ready to put into action. I have multi uses that will use the db on our in-house network. So I plan to split the db.
However I have other uses that must use the db that can not access the network.
1. split the db
a. Main be on the network
b. Make multi copies of fe for all the others including off network. 2. Make replica for the off network db from the be on the network drive.
3. Copy to offsite computer and Re link the off network db with the replica | db.
4. Copy the replicas to the network drive daily and synchronize with the be on the network. (our network is to slow to work online)
I have designed the database and the front end forms too in a sing access file. now I need to lock it. i.e when and put into one computer only in that computer it should run the user should not copy and use that in another computer,. how can I make it
I'm new to this fortum. I just split a database. The front-end is in my local file. The back-end is in the network drive. It work fine in my own computer. But when I distribute the FE copy to other computer. My collague can't open the table or form in it. It sent error message that the file got wrong path. I don't know what's wrong? How can I do to set the correct path?
I have a Application Software with VB6.0 as Front End and MS-Access2007 as its Back End. Both are running quiet well in a my PC in Offline, now I have to do the certain changes, ie, I need to install the only the Application Software in other PC, but not the MS-Access database. any updation in database done in the other PC should cause changes to my database on my PC.
For eg: 'A' is a computer which has both the Application Software and the Access database.
'B' is a Computer with only Application Software.
'C' is a Computer with only Application Software.
Any insert, update,delete done on the System 'B' & 'C' Must affect the actual database in Computer 'A