Microsoft Access is the most popular database system in theworld, and this guide shows you how to build Access databaseapplications using Microsoft Access 2010. Beginners tointermediate-level readers are exposed to the basics of buildingand working with the major Access 2010 features. Over 60 lessonsare included in this book-and-DVD combo, which providesstep-by-step examples that show exactly how you can implement eachfeature in a real-world Access database application. Theaccompanying DVD provides clear, easy-to-follow videos of theauthors demonstrating the examples in each lesson, as well as extracommentary, so that no reader is left behind!
Microsoft Access 2010 24-Hour Trainer:
Shows you how to build database applications from scratch andfrom existing database templates
Walks you through major components including the NavigationPane, the Ribbon, and the many database object designers
Teaches the basics of building and working with each of themajor Access database object types: tables, queries, forms,reports, macros, and VBA code modules
Introduces exciting new Access 2010 features like the Access2010 Macro Designer, Data Macros, and the Ribbon Options dialog
Explains how to customize the Access Backstage
Details basic VBA code writing and explains how and when to useit
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On the DVD
Don't just learn—do!
The lessons within the book are each accompanied by aninstructional demonstration on the DVD—nearly 5 hours ofvideo tutorials!
You'll learn to:
Install Access 2010 and open a database file from Windows
Create a new database application
Handle database objects
Use the Access 2010 Ribbon
Create lists from tables, queries, or system objects
Modify tables and fields
Embed macros and code in reports
Form queries in the wizard
Customize the Navigation Pane and Ribbon
Work with Access security
Please see the DVD appendix for details and complete systemrequirements.
Truitt L. Bradly, a Microsoft Access MVP, is anaccountant, analyst, and developer who has developed severaldatabase applications using Access and SQL Server. He is thecoauthor of Microsoft Access Small Business Solutions.