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Fast answers to frequently asked questions
Access 2002 essentials at your fingertips! If you like your answers quick and your information up-to-date, look no further. With this concise, superbly organized reference, you get step-by-step advice on how to use the powerful database features of Access 2002, from working with tables, fields, and records to creating queries, reports, forms, and Data Access Pages.
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Access 2002 For Dummies Quick Reference covers the essentials a beginning user needs to start building and working with database information including building a database, working with tables, using queries, creating reports, building forms, and printing databases. This edition has been updated to include the new features of Access including changes to the interface.
About the Author
About the Author Alison Barrows has authored or co-authored books on Windows, the Internet, Microsoft Access, and other topics. In addition to writing books, Alison writes and edits technical documentation and training material. She holds a B.A. in International Relations from Wellesley College and a M.P.P. from Harvard University. In real life she hangs out with her baby, Parker, aspires to compete in agility with her Portuguese Water Dog, and tries to carve out some time to practice yoga. Alison lives with her family in central Massachusetts.
Table of Contents
The Big Picture: Access 2002.
PART I: Creating a Database and Managing Database Objects.
PART II: Tables: A Home for Your Data.
PART III: Queries: Getting Answers from Your Data.
PART IV: Reporting Results.
PART V: Forms and Data Access Pages for Displaying and Entering Data.
PART VI: Printing Your Work for the World to See.
PART VII: Access Tips and Tricks.
Glossary: Tech Talk.
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