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    Get system username when opening MS Access

    I figured it out. I used VBA to submit a SQL command since there seems to be more help for SQL than there is for VBA. I created a macro with the script below and then call it ON LOAD. Thanks for the help! Function Run_Log() Dim mySQL As String Dim Name As String Name =...
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    Get system username when opening MS Access

    thanks, i think i just need to figure out how to add a record to a table and set the value to environ("username")
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    Get system username when opening MS Access

    We have a shared 2007 MS Access DB here at work and I would like to run a script that runs everytime someone opens the file. I would like the VBA script to get the user's username and append a log table with that info and with the date and time. I tried looking this up have only found uses for...
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    Tagging a Category in HTML

    All, i'm creating a website for my wife and i'd like to be able to make updates while at work. unfortunately our filters here won't let the site come through because of the category settings. For example, if i were to try and go to the texas lotto page, our filters would block it because the...
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    Re-use Recovery Disc

    Ok. i'd like to be as reasonably sure as i can before i do this so i'm going to ask follow up questions to make sure. i have backed up all my data i just want to deal with the disappointment of having to return the motherboard because it didn't work or having to buy another operating system...
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    Re-use Recovery Disc

    I bought a computer from a store over a year ago and it came with a recovery disc for the OS. i know you can't use the disc on a different computer but can it be used on the same machine if the motherboard is changed out. it seems like it wouldn't since the motherboard and processor are what...
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    Video Card Flickers/Blinks

    I recently bought a GeForce FX 5200 for a secondary computer. I installed as suggested and the screen flickers slightly now. i've read that there are some adjustments that can be made to the bios but i am unsure as to how to do this. does anyone have any ideas? the screen comes up fine but...
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    Wireless networking and web access

    If you log into your router's setup page, you should be able to find what addresses it's using. Say for example, if you have to log into your router using 192.168.1.1, then your router will assign all its ports, wired and wireless, a number based on this numbering system. Usually, the wired...
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    Macro Media Flash on Palm OS

    I recently received a Palm T/X for my birthday and I've found that i can't view flash on it. Does anyone know if and how i can get a flash player on it? I've never had a PDA so i'm a newbie with these things. Thanks.
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    Wireless networking and web access

    I had a similar problem getting two XP computers to see each other. I created a network and both computers accessed the internet. One was wired and the other was wireless. I managed to fix it by adding the IP addresses being used in your access point/router to the firewall exceptions. You...
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    Wireless network not working

    It turns out i had to fix the problem by change the firewall settings in xp home. i added the ports available on my router to the allow list. everything works now. as for the reception. i'm trying to elevate the router and the antenna. i think that may be causing problems. don't know if...
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    Hooking up Xbox/PS2 Wireless

    obvious there's a thing called the internet and people sometimes go on there and play against each other through their ps2 and xbox. (sarcasm) i'm simply wanting to know if the machine(s) will connect to the internet throught the usb port.
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    Wireless network not working

    The computers are all within 5 feet of the router and the one having trouble is the closest to the router. This computer also has the same problem sharing whether it’s connected to the router directly or through wireless. Also the connections always show full 54Mbps connection.
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    Wireless network not working

    I recently bought a belkin 54Mbps/wireless (g) router. i also bought the accompanying wireless pci cards for my two computers. one computer runs windows xp pro and the other runs windows xp home, and a third computer runs windows 98 SE and is connected with ehternet. my problems are with the...
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    Hooking up Xbox/PS2 Wireless

    I know the PS2 has a USB port but not sure about the Xbox. does anyone know if i could use a wireless usb adapter to connect either one to my wireless network? i don't yet have an xbox but i do have a PS2. otherwise would it be possible to use a wireless access point to connect either...
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