Create a switchboard in Access 2003
How do I create a switchboard in Access 2003/XP/2000/97?
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I used the Switchboard Manager in Access 2003 to create a switchboard. I also created a button on one of my form to exit back to the switchboard. When you return to the switchboard, it is no longer small, but expanded to the entire screen.
I've played around with it, but haven't found any obvious tweak to make it stay the same size.
I upgraded from Access 2000-2003 to Access 2007 and now my switchboard seems to have lost a link to the table of switchboard items. I'm working on Front End database.
Also, I have a second database that I can only see tables. Same upgrade. Also, an FE.
I'm having problem with Access 2003 database which has tables, forms, reports, macros and automatic switchboard from startup as a menu where users can select the needed action they want to do.
In the beginning .mdb opened directly to the switchboard but we prefer to protect the database with password from Tools -security. So nowadays it asks password before opening the switchboard.
Now we want to set different user group levels as admin, add/change, add/read and limited read. But we cannot reset the main password at all because there is no Tools menu as the switchboard is hiding menu items.
There is only File, Edit, Insert, Records, How we can reset/remove the password?
I have an Access Database in .mdb format that works just fine Access 2003. However, when I open it it in Access 2007 the initial code to relink the backend works just fine and pops up the notification msgbox to let the user know but when the msgbox clears the Switchboard buttons, that display sub menus, will not work!
The Switchboard button to close the database works just fine though!
Another oddity to this is if I close the Switchboard and then reopen it from the
Navigation bar everything works as it should.
Security setup: (Trust Center)
Contains the directories containing both the front & back end .mdb files The VBA was digitally signed in Office 2003 using the Self-Cert certificate created
by the Office 2003 Certification Tool.
Disable all macros with notification -- I get no notifications!
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I am a computer technician, and recently built a new computer for a customer. Their old computer had MS office 2003, w/ Access, and they had 1 access file,
The New computer has vista, w/ MS office 2007 in it, and the database file will just not function properly. The switchboard opens up, but I cannot click any of the buttons on the switchboard without getting an 'There was an error executing the command.' error. same with access 2003 installed on this new vista machine
I have transfered the file onto an XP machine useing office 2003, fully updated, but I get the same error, the only machine it works on is the old, barley functional computer that the customers are replacing.
I have next to 0 experiance with access, as I just have not had to deal with it in the past, but I guess everyone starts somewere, I just need help on this one.
any questions on details, just ask, ill provide as much as possible
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