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I have a problem with my data base, we use a letter at the

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HI I have a problem with my data base, we use a letter at the end ie. A B C ....
We have got to invoice number 999K and need to move onot 001L but cant seem to do it
***@******.***
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Microsoft
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

Hi there and welcome

In which program is this database? eg: Access?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Access Shall I send you the database for you to take a look
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

Upload the database to

http://ge.tt

And provide me the download link, I can then check it and see what is involved.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
http://ge.tt/6VyJ1Lf2You will see that jobs and invoices are K, we need a database for L,M,N,O,P,Q,U,R,S this will last us for 10 years now
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Did you get the link ? my email is***@******.***
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

yes, checking it now

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thanks
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

I see how it is done but I will need to recode a lot to allow for this as it was hard coded.

I have made the offer for this, please accept it and I can do the work for you

Richard and 3 other Microsoft Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
How long will it take, we only use jobs and invoices and want them back to 000L so we can continue invoicing and booking in jobs, also could you set up M,N,O,P,Q,R
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

I will work on this now for you, you will have it shortly

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thanks so much
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

Please download and test it here and tell me if you have any issues. I did it all the way to W

http://ge.tt/7cvs5Lf2

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Cant seem to get it to download
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

I tried and downloaded it ok, what happened when you tried to download?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
It wont show in my download folder do I need to sign up to ge.tt
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

No, just click on download on the left, under Add files

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Still cant get it can you send via we transfer to***@******.*** ?
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

sent

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
It is not showing in the email , could you try we transfer or mail big file ??
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

I emailed it... I can even open it in my sent files.

I uploaded it as well here

http://www.wikisend.com/download/392324/YELLOW+BOX+K.mdb

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I have it now but it is still on K ?
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

the existing ones are but once it gets to K999 it goes to L

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
It goes form K999 to K001 ?? any ideas
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Do you want to log on remotley to my pc >?
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

the last one I uploaded was the original, with all the uploading I selected the wrong one on the last time

This is correct

http://www.wikisend.com/download/552470/YELLOW+BOX+K.mdb

Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

actually wait as I see a bug

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Looks good thanks, ***** ***** jobs also carry on after 999 ???
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
ok
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

Done, the jobs will carry on, just the Letter rolls over

http://wikisend.com/download/488686/YELLOW+BOX+K.mdb

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thats is great thank you
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

you're welcome

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