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Access 2000 for Windows for Dummiesby John Kaufeld
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Being a normal human being, you probably have work to do. In fact, you may have lots of work piled precariously around your office or even stretching onto the Internet. Someone, possibly your boss, suggested that Access 2000 may help you get more done in less time, eliminate the piles, and generally make the safety inspector happy.
But if you’re confused instead of organized, befuddled instead of productive, or just completely lost on the whole database thing, Access 2000 For Windows For Dummies is the book for you.
You don't need to be a nerd to get the most out of Access 2000 For Windows For Dummies. If you know the basics of Windows 95, 98, or NT (whichever one you use) and have a desire to work with databases, you're ready to go. Everything you need to know is right here, just waiting for you to read it.
Each part of Access 2000 For Windows For Dummies covers a general topic of Access 2000. Right off the bat, this book answers the lyrical question “It’s a data-what?” By starting with an overview of both database concepts in general and Access 2000 in particular, this book provides the information you need to make sense of the whole database concept. You'll also gain insight into
Now nothing’s left to hold you back from the wonders of Access 2000. Cleave tightly to Access 2000 For Windows For Dummies, consign the Microsoft manuals to a suitable dark hole, and dive into Access 2000.
This manual covers information from creating a database to publishing it on the Web. It describes building and working with a database, maintaining it, building tables and making queries, creating reports, and using Access 2000's many wizards and shortcuts.
Updated for the next version of Microsoft Access, this guide's author explains features like creating tables, organizing datasheets, creating relational databases and using Access databases with other Microsoft Office products like Word.
Get tips on using wizards, forms, and other Access shortcuts
Find out how to add hyperlinks and put data on the Web
Get up to speed on Access 2000 and get more out of all that data With the clear explanations and expert advice in this friendly guide, you'll discover just how easy it is to put the power of database computing to work for you. Whether you're looking for a plain-English explanation of database basics or the lowdown on the latest program features, this reference gives you the Access you need.
Discover how to: Understand database fundamentals Set up fields, records, and tables Design queries that get results Turn data into great-looking printed reports Import or export data Deal with database difficulties
The Dummies Way Explanations in plain English "Get in, get out" information Icons and other navigational aids Tear-out cheat sheet Top ten lists A dash of humor and fun
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About the Author
John Kaufeld runs Access Systems, a computer consulting firm. He is also the author of Games Online For Dummies?? and the bestselling America Online?? For Dummies??.
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