Access 2010: The Missing Manual [NOOK Book]

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Go from Access novice to true master with the professional database design tips and crystal-clear explanations in this book. You'll learn all the secrets of this powerful database program so you can use your data in creative ways -- from creating product catalogs and publishing information online to ...

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Access 2010: The Missing Manual

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Overview

Go from Access novice to true master with the professional database design tips and crystal-clear explanations in this book. You'll learn all the secrets of this powerful database program so you can use your data in creative ways -- from creating product catalogs and publishing information online to producing invoices and reports.

  • Build a database with ease. Store information to track numbers, products, documents, and more
  • Customize the interface. Build your own forms to make data entry a snap
  • Find what you need fast. Search, sort, and summarize huge amounts of information
  • Put your data to use. Turn raw info into printed reports with attractive formatting
  • Share your data. Collaborate online with SharePoint and the brand-new Access web database
  • Dive into Access programming. Get tricks and techniques to automate common tasks
  • Create rich data connections. Build dynamic links with SQL Server, SharePoint, and other systems
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449394172
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/18/2010
  • Series: Missing Manual Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 834
  • Sales rank: 158,783
  • File size: 30 MB
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Meet the Author

Matthew MacDonald is a science and technology writer with well over a dozen books to his name. Web novices can tiptoe out onto the Internet with him in Creating a Website: The Missing Manual. HTML fans can learn about the cutting edge of web design in HTML5: The Missing Manual. And human beings of all description can discover just how strange they really are in the quirky handbooks Your Brain: The Missing Manual and Your Body: The Missing Manual.

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Table of Contents

The Missing Credits

Introduction

Part One: Storing Information in Tables

Chapter 1: Creating Your First Database

Chapter 2: Building Smarter Tables

Chapter 3: Mastering the Datasheet: Sorting, Searching, Filtering, and More

Chapter 4: Blocking Bad Data

Chapter 5: Linking Tables with Relationships

Part Two: Manipulating Data with Queries

Chapter 6: Queries That Select Records

Chapter 7: Essential Query Tricks

Chapter 8: Queries That Update Records

Chapter 9: Analyzing Data with Crosstab Queries and Pivot Tables

Part Three: Printing Reports

Chapter 10: Creating Reports

Chapter 11: Designing Advanced Reports

Part Four: Building a User Interface with Forms

Chapter 12: Creating Simple Forms

Chapter 13: Designing Advanced Forms

Chapter 14: Building a Navigation System

Part Five: Programming Access

Chapter 15: Automating Tasks with Macros

Chapter 16: Connecting Macros to Forms and Tables

Chapter 17: Automating Tasks with Visual Basic

Chapter 18: Writing Smarter Code

Part Six: Sharing Access with the Rest of the World

Chapter 19: Sharing a Database with Multiple Users

Chapter 20: Importing and Exporting Data

Chapter 21: Connecting Access to SQL Server

Chapter 22: Connecting Access to SharePoint

Chapter 23: Building a Web Database

Part Seven: Appendix

Customizing Access

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 15, 2011

    Excellent.

    This is the third "missing manual" that I have purchased and, like the others, it is continually referred to for any questions that arise working with Access 2010. It gives a good overview of what is new and what is changed in the 2010 version. It is a wonderful resource, giving detailed yet concise descriptions of how to use Access 2010 and is suitable for anyone, from beginner to advanced users.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 21, 2014

    Recommend this book

    This is a good book that explains the ins and outs of using Access 2010

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    Posted December 6, 2011

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