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Re: Program to load Access DB table with data from history.dat

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  • steve_03222
    Thanks, I will start looking into it. Steev ... populate a ... database ... started ... Access ... Monthly ... Access ... work ... so ... with
    Message 1 of 4 , Feb 26, 2008
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      Thanks, I will start looking into it.

      Steev

      --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "wulu_history"
      <wulu_history@...> wrote:
      >
      >
      > It will indeed populate an Access Database. It can also create
      > database and tables required.
      >
      >
      >
      > The Access database name is user selectable; the program will
      populate a
      > table within the database.
      >
      >
      >
      > The table name will always be "History".
      >
      >
      >
      > If the database does not exist the program will create a new
      database
      > with name specified by the user.
      >
      >
      >
      > The "History" table will be created if it does not exist
      > otherwise new data will be appended to existing history table.
      >
      >
      >
      > Access application is required to open database.
      >
      >
      >
      > There is a sample database included with install to help get you
      started
      > with reports.
      >
      >
      >
      > Might be best to go ahead and play with program. You can copy the
      > "history.dat" from WUHU directory to test area so there is no
      > chance of affecting your data. You can then create and delete
      Access
      > database file until you have it working to match your needs.
      >
      >
      >
      > Hope this helps explain program.
      >
      > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "steve_03222"
      > <steve_03222@> wrote:
      > >
      > > I am very intrerested in this program. I currently download data
      > > from heavyweather and input into Excel and make weekly and
      Monthly
      > > charts with trends and such.
      > > I read the readme file and still do not quite understand.
      > > Will this automatically put the data from WUHU into an Access
      > > database?
      > > This sounds just like what I was looking for. Again just not sure
      > > how the data gets into the Access database.
      > > Thanks, Steve
      > >
      > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "wulu_history"
      > > wulu_history@ wrote:
      > > >
      > > > After using the excellent WUHU software I decided to create a
      > > program
      > > > that uploads the history.dat file created by WUHU to an MS
      Access
      > > > table. The program can also create a CSV file output.
      > > >
      > > > Program is in the files area as "WeatherHistory.zip". Download
      > > and
      > > > unzip to a local directory. Be sure to read the readme.txt file
      > > as
      > > > there are several options as well as installation instructions.
      > > > Microsoft Access is required to take full advantage of program.
      > > >
      > > > Test and development was done on Windows XP with Office 2003. A
      > > > quick test was done on Vista PC with Office 2007, seemed to
      work
      > > fine
      > > > but not fully tested.
      > > >
      > > > I will try and answer questions but be advised I travel a lot
      so
      > > > responses may be delayed.
      > > >
      > > > There is no way I duplicate the excellent support that comes
      with
      > > > WUHU, I have no idea how he finds time to do such a superb job.
      > > >
      > > > Hope this helps someone.
      > > >
      > >
      >
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