Access 2007 Beta 2 Misconception #3 – Somebody else will report this bug

This is something that I have been guilty of in a number of ocasions. If you run into any bugs or issues when using any pre-release (and to some extent, even released) software, make sure you report them to the manufacturer. Do not expect it to get reported by somebody else. For example, if you…

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Trying out Access 2007 without installing anything

This is sort of old new by now, but in case you didn’t give it a try yet (or couldn’t because Microsoft’s servers were too busy), you should use the Office 2007 Beta 2 Test Drive a try. It is very cool way to try Access 2007 without having to worry about installing or downloading…


New Access to SQL Server Migration tool

A new tool is available for Access to SQL Server migrations. The SQL Server Migration Assistant for Access is available here. Notice, however, that the tool is not released yet – these are pre-release quality bits. As usal, backup, backup, backup and backup before usage. “Why should I care” tidbit from the docs: Q. Why…

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