Microsoft Access Advanced
Exeter – Devon, Bristol, Gloucester or onsite at your premise.
For onsite courses we can provide the rental of laptops with the software pre-installed.
Delegates should have attended the Introduction to Windows course or be proficient in the use of a personal computer using the Windows operating system.
Delegates will learn advanced database concepts including how to use forms, reports & query advanced features and how to exchange data. This course is designed to give you a further understanding of the features and functions available in Access to a level of competence sufficient for participants to produce more sophisticated database application; to be able to create a variety of data views, queries and reports including cross-tabs; and to automate their application through the use of menus, macros and buttons.
SUBJECT AREAS (Please note, subject areas covered will depend on delegates ability and time available)
- Linking a form to a table
- Placing controls on the form
- Aligning controls on a form
- Sizing to fit controls on a form
- Special effects
- Setting tab order
- Placing a bound control on the form
- Placing a check box on the form
- Placing a command button on the form
- Placing a group box on the form
- Placing a combo box on the form
- Placing a list box on the form
TYPES OF FORMS
- Popup forms
- Modal forms
- Split forms
LIMITING USER ACCESS
- Limiting users from adding new records
- Limiting users from deleting existing records
- Limiting users from editing a records
EXPORTING FORM TO XML
- Exporting to XML
- Creating a report
- Creating an AutoFormat template
- Applying an AutoFormat to a report using the Report
- Applying an AutoFormat to an existing report
- Conditional formatting
- Formatting reports
- What is a switchboard?
- Creating a Switchboard
- Adding a switchboard
- Deleting a switchboard
- Adding items to a Switchboard
- Editing a Switchboard
- Deleting items within a Switchboard
- Editing items within a Switchboard
- Making a Switchboard the default Switchboard
- Displaying Switchboards automatically when opening
- Access customisation options
- Current Database options
- Datasheet options
- Object Designers options
- Proofing options
- Customize options
- Add-ins options
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