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Access database What I have is an Access database that I

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What I have is an Access database that I am tracking repairs services and inspections that are done to each piece of equipment. What I need is to create a report so that if the user enters equipment number 82 it will show all services, repairs and inspections that were done to that piece of equpment. I have database below


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Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
Thank you for your question, my name is Richard.

Looking at this now. Firs though, you already have this report made and it is not working?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.


yea you can delete that. What I would really like is may a box that pops up that they can enter the equpment number that show a report with all the above information

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, let me look at it

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, so you need the entire report made from scratch, not just fix the report?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.

yes that is all wrong

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, I have done a price change request, as it is a lot more work then expected as I need to structure the database correctly.

The website will notify you of this.



Customer: replied 12 months ago.

$50 is fine

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, you need to reply to the email they sent

I am going to do this for you know, but please reply to their email so it is processed

Customer: replied 12 months ago.

when I hit the link it just opens the question there's nowhere to add it price I can add 30 as a bonus if you would like

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, lets do that

Youll have it soon
Customer: replied 12 months ago.

also I just noticed miles and hours need to be in a separate column

Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
ok, will split it
Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
Done Mel

Go to

www.wikisend.com

Click Download, and use File ID# XXXXX

Please give me your feedback after testing

Thank you
Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.
Hi Mel,

I am about to log off now. I did not know what your urgency on this was, but am back online Sunday.

Did you check it out yet? The reason is if this is urgent for you to now get done, I want to hear any issues you have with the version I gave, so I can remain online a the moment till we get it sorted.

Let me know please.

Thank you
Customer: replied 11 months ago.


I looked at the database. But the report is very slopy and the data does not seem right.

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
No, I used test data, you need to put in your data

What is slopy about the report?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.

I know that there is test data what I am seeing is when you put in the equipment number at the top under equipment number it is pulling dates of 07/20/2019 to 09/20/2013. where are those dates comping from that should just be the equipment number at the very top

Customer: replied 11 months ago.


inspections is also only pulling due date not the completed date

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
Its the dates from Service and Inspections

I moved these to under their headers.

You can download under ID 301544 from www.wikisend.com

Test and Let me know the results please
Customer: replied 11 months ago.

the data is still all wrong. filters is showing under inspections that should be listed under services. solmething is just not right


 

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
I have moved it to services

you can download it under # XXXXX

Customer: replied 11 months ago.


Ok it looks like filter just needs to be removed from inspection. Also can you tell me how I would edit these tables going forward. I will need to add columns that will need to display on the form also.

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
Can you double check as the last version I gave has Filter removed

Customer: replied 11 months ago.


Sorry that is correct

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
No problem

Now, when you add a new field to the Tablet, then you open the report.

Go to Design View.

Click on .... on Record Source (in properties)

Then add the new field in that query by double clicking on it.

Then Save and close.

On the report (still in design view) click at the top ab|

This allows you to add a new field on the Report.

Place it where you like. Then click it and in its properties, click on Control Source and choose the new field.

It will then display it.

I made the database so that all the references will stay, so you do not need to worry about that.

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.


Can you test the report for something. If you put equipment number 80. Nothing is showing in the report but there is data in there

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
Not for 80 there is no equipment.

Can you upload your version with this data?

- Click the following link: http://www.wikisend.com
- Upload the file to that website
- Once it is uploaded, the resulting page will display a "File ID" number.
- Please, give me that "File ID Number"
Customer: replied 11 months ago.

Sorry I fixed it I had data but the equpiment number was not listed

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
No problem!

Customer: replied 11 months ago.


This database needs to grow. to show all the data. If you add an inspection for equpment number 20 and it is listed twice it will only show one. is this set up that way.

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
It will show both inspections for that equipment on the report.

This is the way I made it.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.


Okay I can see that. It is not listing them together. It is listing them at the bottome does it have to be that way

Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.
yes it does, as it needs to repeat them after the initial data.

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