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Some screenshots of Reel to Reel 2006 ©.

continue Start Screen
continue User Settings
continue Open Reel Tape Recording
continue Open Reel - search Tape
continue Open Reel - search Artist onTapes
continue Open Reel Print Service
continue Records Archive (LPs & CDs)
continue Audio Cassette Recording
continue Audio Cassette - search Cassette
continue Collection of print forms

The total file size to download (database and help file) is approximately 6 MB.

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About Reel to Reel 2006


Things took their course when I have purchased a Revox B77 MKII ¼" tape recorder in autumn 2005. Somehow I got fascinated by these reels that produce sound while turning in a circle. Kind of magic. I wanted to have it not only because it looks cool, but I had no idea of how much passion I would develop with time.

From the very beginning I got used to plan and keep records about every recording session. After I've recorded about ten or more tapes, it came that I have lost control of songs I had already recorded on tape while planning the arrangement of the next tapes. So I was aiming for a simple but effective solution to trace duplicate recordings: I have set up a simple table in a database software, which, by a primary key field, tracked down songs I had already on one of my tapes as soon as I have entered the song’s title. In this way I was able to control the songs I have recorded on tape and avoid duplicates. Well, since simple solutions never were good enough, ambition took control of my initial simple idea and I started to improve ...

Read more about what made me do Reel to Reel 2006 © ...

Database version

Reel to Reel 2006 © is a database initially developed by using earlier versions of Microsoft ® Access (mdb file format for Access 97 and Access 2003). By the time it has evolved it was converted into the Access 2007 accdb file format and modified in order to run on this software. Reel to Reel 2006 V2007.accdb is the most evolved and only available version, it runs with either the licensed Access 2007™, Access 2010™, Access 2013™ and Access 2016™ software or with the free Access 2007 Runtime software. Access 2007 Runtime is free Microsoft software, a stripped Access 2007, that you can download from the Microsoft website free of charge without a license. In Access Runtime you can use a database application such as Reel to Reel 2006, however, since all design features and the database object window is removed you can't modify a database.

It is important that the database file version of Reel to Reel 2006 corresponds to your Microsoft Access software version. Earlier file versions of Reel to Reel 2006 © are no longer supported; the current version is "Reel to Reel 2006 V2007.accdb". Concerning compatibility issues, conversion and third party modifications to customize Reel to Reel 2006 © please visit the pages System Requirements as well as Warranty and Liability Disclaimer.




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