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Nuclear Power plants

Now I will be creating a database for four nuclear power plants. The purpose will be tracking the testing and training of the plant operators. From this the company will also be able to assess what a crew would be … Continue reading

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Nuclear Power plants

Now I will be creating a database for four nuclear power plants. The purpose will be tracking the testing and training of the plant operators. From this the company will also be able to assess what a crew would be … Continue reading

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File Maker to MySQL

A new challenge is before us. Migrating a FileMaker Pro database on a Mac OSX machine to MySQL on a hosted server. So we can handle Mac and PC implementations.

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Discovery

I enjoy the discovery phase of a project; learning a new business, seeing how other people arrange and manage their business. No two businesses are the same. There lies the shortfall of software packages. They are not able to be … Continue reading

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What my customers enjoy

I find that when developing a proposal, if I give the client a graphic display of their database as it would look to the user, that they are better equiped to help me design the database the way they want … Continue reading

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Closing all open forms except certain forms

I had a tough time accomplishing this one and my final solution isn’t elegant at all! I wanted to close all currently open forms except the main menu.  And if the main menu wasn’t open, I wanted to open it … Continue reading

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Data Comparison/Change made easy?

I do a weekly download from a .csv file (for my client). They want to visually compare the orig data (in a form) to the new data.  Then they may or may not want to accept any data changes. So … Continue reading

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