Access Advanced

Course Description

This class covers basic concepts in Microsoft Access and teaches foundational skills for building a database.

Training Class Goal

Students will come from this class feeling confident in designing a simple Access database or making changes to an existing one.

PreRequisites

Intermediate computer skills and experience with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office programs.

Topics Covered

  • Design vs. Datasheet View
  • Database wizard
  • Creating blank databases
  • Creating tables

Working with Fields

  • Adding fields
  • Identifying primary key fields
  • Adding records
  • Changing table designs
  • Modifying field names
  • Deleting and inserting fields

Records

  • Finding and editing records
  • Sorting and filtering records
  • Setting field properties
  • Input Masks
  • Validation Rules
  • Indexes

Queries

  • Creating Queries
  • Filtering Queries
  • Modifying query results
  • Operations in Queries
  • Using Calculators
  • Average and Count functions
  • Creating forms to enter data
  • Formatting and customizing forms
  • Using forms to find, sort, and filter records
  • Creating reports through the report wizard
  • Field properties

 

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