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Get started using Access 2007 right away--the QuickSteps way. Color screenshots and clear instructions show you how to use all the new and improved features. Follow along and learn to work with the new Office interface and ribbon, create databases and tables, and enter and edit data. You' ll also find out how to retrieve information, create forms, and generate reports. Plus, you can flip straight to the information you need easily using the color-coded tabs. Get the book that gets you started using Access 2007 in no time.
In each chapter: Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasksNeed-to-know facts in concise narrativeHelpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things Bonus information related to the topic being coveredErrors and pitfalls to avoid
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Using step-by-step instructions, Microsoft Office Access 2007 QuickSteps guides you through the new interface and powerful features of the latest release of Microsoft's popular database software. Even experienced users of earlier versions of Microsoft Access will find this book to be an invaluable quick reference tool for finding commands and procedures. Full-color screenshots with callouts show and explain exactly what you'll see on your computer screen while you're doing a task.
A richly illustrated guide to Microsoft Office Access 2007 furnishes a detailed overview of the new user interface, features, and functions of the popular database software, with easy-to-follow information and instructions on how to create a database, modify tables, retrieve information with queries, create forms, and more. Original. (Beginner)
About the Author
has been working with computers for more than 25 years. His books include Microsoft Office Excel 2007 QuickSteps, eBay QuickSteps,
Bobbi Sandberg, a former CPA, teaches Access at the community college level. Her books include Quicken 2006 QuickSteps and Quicken 2007 Personal Finance Software QuickSteps.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Stepping into Access
Chapter 2. Creating Databases and Tables
Chapter 3. Modifying Tables and Fields
Chapter 4. Working in the Table
Chapter 5. Retrieving Information
Chapter 6. Creating Forms and Using Controls
Chapter 7. Working with Reports
Chapter 8. Preparing Your Data for Presentation
Chapter 9. Securing and Administering Access
Chapter 10. Extending Access