Month: August 2013

Center Control on form in design view

Today I had a control that I wanted to place right at the center of my popup form. I could get it roughly right in design mode, but just not 100% there. Thankfully Access vba can be used to write

Posted in Random Tidbits

Track Changes, Compare text and highlight difference, Text Diff

Intro A great deal of my database works revolves around tracking text, whether it be requirement specifications, comments, test procedures or hazard logs the requirement is always there for being able to track changes. Who created the piece of text,

Posted in Misc., Random Tidbits

File Copy with Progress Meter

Sometimes as part of your application you need to copy a file. You can use the built it FileCopy for this purpose, but if you are moving large files, or are moving files over a slow connection it will of

Posted in Misc.