17 items found in the MS Access Category

Solved - The Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0 provider is not registered on the local machine

23 July 2015 20:05

MS Access ADO.NET EPPlus

There are a number of reasons why you might get "The 'Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0' provider is not registered on the local machine" error when attempting to connect to either an accdb or an xlsx file, depending on what you are doing. This article discusses some of the causes and provides solutions first for uses involving ASP.NET, and then looking at other application uses.

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Storing Files and Images in Access with ASP.NET

06 December 2009 19:46

MS Access ASP.NET 3.5 ASP.NET Web Forms

Should you store files and images in the database or the filesystem in an ASP.NET application?  With SQL Server this is a dilemma, with both approaches having their pros and cons.  When it comes to Access, the decision is much easier to make.  Because an Access database is restricted to 2Gb, it makes more sense to store files in the file system.  However, sometimes, you may not have the choice. If you have to use the database, here's how.

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MS Access Date and Time with ASP.NET

13 December 2008 21:47

MS Access ASP.NET 3.5

Getting odd results and unexpected errors when working with Dates and Times in Access through ASP.NET is a common problem. Here's an overview of the Access DateTime data type, and some resolutions to the more frequently encountered errors.

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AccessDataSource, SqlDataSource and connecting to Access databases in ASP.NET

17 May 2008 09:48

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET ASP.NET Web Forms

There are a variety of options for connecting to Access databases within ASP.NET pages. This article attempts to cover the choices and offer recommendations for getting the best out of Access.

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80040E14 - MS Access Syntax Error messages

01 May 2008 11:06

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET ASP.NET Web Forms

This short article deals with the following common MS Access-related error messages:

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Simple Login and Redirect for ASP.NET and Access

01 May 2008 10:02

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET ASP.NET Web Forms

Quite often, I see questions asked about creating a simple login page for use with Access from people who don't want to take advantage of the built-in Forms Authentication framework within ASP.NET. The following samples show how relatively easy this is to accomplish.

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Solving the Operation Must Use An Updateable Query error

30 April 2008 22:48

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET ASP.NET 3.5

The unbelievably cryptic Operation Must Use An Updateable Query error is the bane of developers who are just starting out with Access and ASP.NET. You've done your code, plopped your database file in the App_Data folder (or at least, you should have done), and try to run a page that INSERTs or UPDATEs records, and it all stops dead. This brief article explains the cause of the error, and the steps required to stop it recurring.

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Migrating from Sql Server to Access in ASP.NET

16 November 2007 10:45

MS Access ADO.NET

Yes, you did read that correctly. Here's the situation: you know that Sql Server is by far the superior database system (if indeed MS Access can be called a database system). You also know that MS Access databases are not recommended as a data store for web applications. You are comfortable with Sql Server, and haven't really looked at Access for years - if at all. But now, your boss or your client wants you to use it in the next project.

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An ASP.NET Search Engine with MS Access for optional search criteria

12 November 2007 15:15

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET ASP.NET Web Forms

Creating a search interface for one user-supplied value is pretty straightforward: a TextBox for input, a Button and some SQL that searches one or more fields where the values are LIKE '%' + @searchterm + '%' is all that is needed. While it works, this approach is not very flexible. For example, what if you wanted to search for an Employee whose last name contains "a", and don't want those where the first name or city contains "a"? The traditional solution to this is to dynamically construct the SQL statement based on what values were passed by the user. However, building the SQL string can get repetitive, boring and messy. Here is a cleaner way to allow the user to narrow down searches across multiple criteria with the use of optional parameters, and just 3 lines of programming code.

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Reading Text files into Access with ASP.NET

09 September 2007 21:20

MS Access ADO.NET

The Jet 4.0 OLEDB driver is a remarkable beast. Not only will it allow connections to MS Access .mdb files and MS Excel spreadhseets, but it will also allow you to connect to and query a variety of text file formats. Here are some examples that illustrate this capability when applied to importing text based data into Access.

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Getting the identity of the most recently added record

05 June 2007 22:13

SQL SQL Server Express MS Access ADO.NET

The built-in functions @@Identity and Scope_Identity() are designed to retrieve the most recently added record's autoincrement identity value from Access and Sql Server respectively. Here are some usage examples.

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Binding data to a DropDownList with ADO.NET

11 May 2007 22:35

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET

Using ADO.NET to pull data from the Northwind database (Access version), using the saved query Current Product List.

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Analyse the tables and saved queries in an Access database with ADOX

06 May 2007 22:34

Classic ASP VBScript MS Access

The following code will enumerate the tables and their properties, together with the queries in an Access database. Saved SELECT queries are referenced using the Views collection, and INSERT, UPDATE and DELETE queries are referenced from the Procedures collection.

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Parameter Queries in ASP.NET with MS Access

13 April 2007 22:17

ASP.NET 2.0 MS Access ADO.NET

A selection of code samples for executing queries against MS Access using parameters.

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