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ISBN13: 9780735620391
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Get fully functional database samples and table designs for four of the most common Microsoft Access database types—and use them as templates to create your own Access solutions. Database expert and Microsoft MVP John L. Viescas provides the detailed guidance you need to customize your own solutions from these application types: Membership Tracking Inventory Management Customer Support Reservations Management

For each type, you’ll walk through typical usage scenarios, design considerations, and common pitfalls. You’ll examine the logic behind each application’s table design, and learn how to adapt it for your own Access solution.

Get expert insights and examples to help you: Learn specific design techniques to improve your table structures Build forms with an attractive, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface Create queries, forms, and reports specific to each application type Design for client/server from the start?and share data more efficiently

Apply best practices to help your application run more smoothly Avoid the 10 most common design problems—and deliver more robust solutions

Note: This book covers Microsoft Office Access 2003, Access 2002, and Access 2000

CD includes database samples and a fully searchable eBook.

Use the sample databases on CD to model your own solutions for: Membership Tracking: Enter, track, and manage member information and communications. Inventory Management: Track and manage stock and create purchase orders, invoices, and packing lists. Customer Support: Track contacts, enter customer details, identify follow-up items, and create reminders. Reservations Management: Manage course registrations, car rentals, room reservations, and more.

A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

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Book News Annotation:

Database consultant Viescas has written several books on Microsoft Access. He offers a text for readers who know how to design tables for a relational database, who have been using Access for a while and have worked through at least one of the "big" books on Microsoft Access. Coverage includes an overview of table design, user interface design, and client/server issues followed by how-to sections on building a membership application, designing and building a sales and inventory management application, building a customer support application, and managing a technical school or seminar with a registration management application. The accompanying CD-ROM contains four sample databases described in the text and an electronic version of the text.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Database consultant Viescas has written several books on Microsoft Access. He offers a text for readers who know how to design tables for a relational database, who have been using Access for a while and have worked through at least one of the "big" books on Microsoft Access. Coverage includes an overview of table design, user interface design, and client/server issues followed by how-to sections on building a membership application, designing and building a sales and inventory management application, building a customer support application, and managing a technical school or seminar with a registration management application. The accompanying CD-ROM contains four sample databases described in the text and an electronic version of the text. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Get fully functional database samples and table designs for four of the most common Microsoft Access database types—and use them as templates to create your own Access solutions. Database expert and Microsoft MVP John L. Viescas provides the detailed guidance you need to customize your own solutions from these application types:
  • Membership Tracking
  • Inventory Management
  • Customer Support
  • Reservations Management

For each type, you’ll walk through typical usage scenarios, design considerations, and common pitfalls. You’ll examine the logic behind each application’s table design, and learn how to adapt it for your own Access solution.

Get expert insights and examples to help you:

  • Learn specific design techniques to improve your table structures
  • Build forms with an attractive, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface
  • Create queries, forms, and reports specific to each application type
  • Design for client/server from the start?and share data more efficiently

  • Apply best practices to help your application run more smoothly
  • Avoid the 10 most common design problems—and deliver more robust solutions!

Note: This book covers Microsoft Office Access 2003, Access 2002, and Access 2000

CD includes database samples and a fully searchable eBook.

Use the sample databases on CD to model your own solutions for:

  • Membership Tracking: Enter, track, and manage member information and communications.
  • Inventory Management: Track and manage stock and create purchase orders, invoices, and packing lists.
  • Customer Support: Track contacts, enter customer details, identify follow-up items, and create reminders.
  • Reservations Management: Manage course registrations, car rentals, room reservations, and more.

For customers who purchase an ebook version of this title, instructions for downloading the CD files can be found in the ebook.

Synopsis:

- For each of six common database types, explore a range of solution options from the simple to the complex. - Review query, form, report, and code examples specific to each application type. - Use the table designs in the sample databases to model your own solutions. - The book is geared for power users who work with everything from Access 97 to Access 2003. - The CD includes eBook and complete database solutions for Microsoft Office Access 2002 and Access 2003 - The author has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for Access every year since 1993.

About the Author

John L. Viescas is a database expert who provides consulting and training services to companies around the globe. He is the author of numerous books, including Running Microsoft Access 97, Running Microsoft Access 2000, Microsoft Office Access 2003 Inside Out, Building Microsoft Access Applications, and Microsoft Office Access 2007 Inside Out. John has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP since 1993.

Home Page: Viescas Consulting, Inc.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780735620391
Manufactured:
Microsoft Press
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Author:
Viescas, John L.
Author:
Viescas, John
Subject:
Database Management - MSAccess
Subject:
Database management
Subject:
Application software
Subject:
Desktop Applications - MS Access
Subject:
Application software -- Development.
Subject:
Database design
Subject:
Personal Computers-Desktop Applications-Databases
Subject:
Database Management - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Business Skills
Publication Date:
20050126
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
720
Dimensions:
9 x 7.38 x 1.87 in 3.03 lb

Related Subjects

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Computers and Internet » Personal Computers » Desktop Applications » Databases
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"Synopsis" by , Get fully functional database samples and table designs for four of the most common Microsoft Access database types—and use them as templates to create your own Access solutions. Database expert and Microsoft MVP John L. Viescas provides the detailed guidance you need to customize your own solutions from these application types:
  • Membership Tracking
  • Inventory Management
  • Customer Support
  • Reservations Management

For each type, you’ll walk through typical usage scenarios, design considerations, and common pitfalls. You’ll examine the logic behind each application’s table design, and learn how to adapt it for your own Access solution.

Get expert insights and examples to help you:

  • Learn specific design techniques to improve your table structures
  • Build forms with an attractive, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface
  • Create queries, forms, and reports specific to each application type
  • Design for client/server from the start?and share data more efficiently

  • Apply best practices to help your application run more smoothly
  • Avoid the 10 most common design problems—and deliver more robust solutions!

Note: This book covers Microsoft Office Access 2003, Access 2002, and Access 2000

CD includes database samples and a fully searchable eBook.

Use the sample databases on CD to model your own solutions for:

  • Membership Tracking: Enter, track, and manage member information and communications.
  • Inventory Management: Track and manage stock and create purchase orders, invoices, and packing lists.
  • Customer Support: Track contacts, enter customer details, identify follow-up items, and create reminders.
  • Reservations Management: Manage course registrations, car rentals, room reservations, and more.

For customers who purchase an ebook version of this title, instructions for downloading the CD files can be found in the ebook.

"Synopsis" by , - For each of six common database types, explore a range of solution options from the simple to the complex. - Review query, form, report, and code examples specific to each application type. - Use the table designs in the sample databases to model your own solutions. - The book is geared for power users who work with everything from Access 97 to Access 2003. - The CD includes eBook and complete database solutions for Microsoft Office Access 2002 and Access 2003 - The author has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for Access every year since 1993.
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