Access Converter: VB Edition

An Overview




Access Converter seamlessly converts Access VBA code and Forms into VB Forms and modules. Access Reports can also be converted into Crystal Reports.

Installing Access Converter

To install Access Converter, run the executable you downloaded. Then run the Setup.Exe that was automatically extracted from the downloaded .exe.. When installing Access Converter, by default a C:\Program Files\Access Converter directory is created where the Access Converter files will be installed. After installation, the Access Converter menu item will appear in the Tools->Add-Ins menu of Access Menubar the next time it is started.

System Requirements

The requirements to run Access Converter are:

  • Access 97, Access 2000, Access 2002, or Access 2003
  • Windows 95 (or higher), Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, or Windows XP
  • Install the optional Advanced Wizards from the Access installation CD in order to convert the macros into Visual Basic code.
  • Crystal Reports Developer Edition v8.5 or Crystal Reports v9.0 plus a RCAPI License is needed to convert reports is needed to convert reports. Once the reports (.rpt files) are generated you can use a later version such as Crystal Reports 10 to run or edit the reports.