Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft Office Access 2003 in 24 Hours

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In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, the reader picks up all the skills needed to increase the effectiveness and reliability of Access applications. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds upon the previous one, allowing the reader to quickly learn the essentials of Access programming from the ground up. The book helps the reader to understand the fundamentals of the Access architecture, gain fast knowledge of the new features that Access offers, learn how to effectively use the ...

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Overview

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, the reader picks up all the skills needed to increase the effectiveness and reliability of Access applications. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds upon the previous one, allowing the reader to quickly learn the essentials of Access programming from the ground up. The book helps the reader to understand the fundamentals of the Access architecture, gain fast knowledge of the new features that Access offers, learn how to effectively use the latest tools and features of Access by following practical, real-world examples, and get expert tips from the best-selling author, Alison Balter. This book is designed for the way readers learn. They can go through each step-by-step chapter or just choose the lessons that interest them the most.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780672325458
  • Publisher: Sams
  • Publication date: 6/15/2003
  • Series: Sams Teach Yourself Series
  • Pages: 596
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.12 (h) x 1.22 (d)

Meet the Author

Alison Balter is the founder of InfoTechnology Partners, Inc., a computer consulting firm. Alison is an experienced independent trainer and consultant, specializing in Windows applications training and development. During her 17 years in the computer industry, she has trained and consulted with many corporations and government agencies, including Shell Oil and Prudential Insurance. Alison is the author of more than 300 internationally marketed computer training videos. Alison has also written numerous books on Access including Alison Balter¿s Mastering Access 2002 Desktop Development and Alison Balter¿s Guide to Access 2002 Enterprise Development.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
Pt. I Introduction to Relational Databases and Access 2003 3
Hour 1 Relational Databases and office Access 2003 Introduced 5
Pt. II Working with Existing Databases and Objects 27
Hour 2 Tables Introduced 29
Hour 3 Queries Introduced 51
Hour 4 Forms Introduced 73
Hour 5 Reports Introduced 97
Pt. III Creating Your Own Database and Objects 111
Hour 6 Using Wizards to Create a Database 113
Hour 7 Designing Databases 133
Hour 8 Creating Tables 141
Hour 9 Creating Relationships 155
Hour 10 Creating Queries 177
Hour 11 Creating Forms 201
Hour 12 Creating Reports 233
Hour 13 Creating Macros 255
Pt. IV Power Access Techniques 283
Hour 14 Power Table Techniques 285
Hour 15 Power Query Techniques 305
Hour 16 Power Form Techniques 335
Hour 17 Power Report Techniques 363
Pt. V Advanced Topics 393
Hour 18 Sharing Data with Other Applications 395
Hour 19 Access and the Internet 415
Hour 20 Database Administration 439
Hour 21 Database Documentation 453
Hour 22 Security Introduced 469
Hour 23 VBA Introduced 495
Hour 24 Finishing Touches 531
Index 545
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