Microsoft Access VBA Programming for the Absolute Beginner / Edition 4

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Overview

If you are new to programming with Microsoft Access VBA and are looking for a solid introduction, this is the book for you. Developed by computer science professors, books in the for the absolute beginner(TM) series teach the principles of programming through simple game creation. Covering Access 2007, Microsoft Access VBA Programming for the Absolute Beginner focuses on VBA programming, but also covers beginning database concepts for those who lack that cursory knowledge of relational databases and/or Microsoft Access. Topics range from beginning SQL concepts, user interface upgrades, new data types, essential programming constructs, and much more. The book not only shows you how to apply the concepts learned to real-world Access 2007 scenarios, but by the time you finish the book, you'll be able to apply the basic principles learned to the next programming language you tackle.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781133788959
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 12/30/2011
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 448,044
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Vine has taught computer programming, web design, and database classes at Indiana University/Purdue University in Indianapolis, IN, and at MTI College of Business and Technology in Sacramento, CA. Michael has over 15 years of experience in the information technology profession. He currently works full time at a Fortune 500 company as an IT Project Manager delivering enterprise data warehouse and business intelligence solutions.

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Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Access 2010 . 2. Access Essentials. 3. Introduction to Access VBA. 4. Conditions. 5. Looping Structures. 6. Common Formatting and Conversion Functions. 7. Code Reuse and Data Structures. 8. Debugging, Input Validation, File Processing, and Error Handling. 9. Microsoft Access SQL. 10. Database Programming with ADO. 11. Object-Oriented Programming with Access 12. Macros and Performance Tuning. Appendix A: Common Character Codes. Appendix B: Keyboard Shortcuts for the Code Window. Appendix C: Trappable Errors. Appendix D: Visual Basic Environment Options. Appendix E: Reserved Words and Symbols. Index.

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  • Posted September 9, 2011

    not good format

    terrible format for e reader.... parts of some pages over flow onto some of the words/pictures

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