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Microsoft Access gives you, um, access — to powerful database tools that will keep you organized and in the know. We teach you how it all works.

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Access For Dummies

Published 12-14-2021

<p><b>Become a database&nbsp;boss&nbsp;&mdash;and have fun doing it&mdash;with this accessible and easy-to-follow guide to Microsoft Access&nbsp;</b></p> <p>Databases hold the key to organizing and accessing&nbsp;all your data in one convenient place. And you don&rsquo;t have to be a data science wizard to build, populate, and&nbsp;organize your own. With&nbsp;<i>Microsoft Access&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies,</i> you&rsquo;ll learn to use the latest version of Microsoft&rsquo;s&nbsp;Access software to&nbsp;power&nbsp;your database needs.&nbsp;</p> <p>Need to understand the&nbsp;essentials&nbsp;before diving in? Check out&nbsp;our Basic Training in Part 1 where we teach you how to navigate the Access workspace and explore the foundations of databases.&nbsp;</p> <p>Ready for more advanced tutorials? Skip right to the sections on Data Management,&nbsp;Queries, or Reporting where we walk you through&nbsp;Access&rsquo;s more&nbsp;sophisticated&nbsp;capabilities.&nbsp;Not sure if you have Access via Office 2021 or Office 365? No worries&nbsp;&ndash;&nbsp;this&nbsp;book covers Access now&nbsp;matter&nbsp;how you access it.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>The book also shows you how to:&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Handle the most common problems that Access users encounter&nbsp;</li> <li>Import, export, and automatically edit data to populate your next database&nbsp;</li> <li>Write powerful and accurate queries to find exactly what you&rsquo;re looking for, exactly when you need it&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p><i>Microsoft Access&nbsp;For Dummies</i>&nbsp;is the perfect resource&nbsp;for anyone expected to&nbsp;understand, use, or administer Access databases at the workplace,&nbsp;classroom, or any other data-driven destination.&nbsp;</p>

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Access 2019 For Dummies

Published 10-23-2018

<p><b>Easy steps to practical databases</b></p> <p>People who really know how to build, populate, and simplify databases are few and far between. <i>Access 2019 For Dummies </i>is here to help you join the ranks of office heroes who possess these precious skills.</p> <p>This book offers clear and simple advice on how to build and operate databases as well as create simple forms, import data from outside sources, query databases for information, and share knowledge in reports. In short, it&rsquo;s the book that holds all the secrets behind the mysteries of Access!</p> <ul> <li>Build effective databases from the ground up</li> <li>Simplify your data entry with forms and tables</li> <li>Write queries that produce answers to your data questions</li> <li>Simplify input with forms</li> </ul> <p>There&rsquo;s no time like the present to get your hands on the insight that database beginners need to become Access gurus.</p>

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Access 2016 For Dummies

Published 11-02-2015

<b>Your all-access guide to all things Access 2016</b> <p>If you don't know a relational database from an isolationist table&#8212;but still need to figure out how to organize and analyze your data&#8212;<i>Access 2016 For Dummies</i> is for you. Written in a friendly and accessible manner, it assumes no prior Access or database-building knowledge and walks you through the basics of creating tables to store your data, building forms that ease data entry, writing queries that pull real information from your data, and creating reports that back up your analysis. Add in a dash of humor and fun, and <i>Access 2016 For Dummies</i> is the only resource you'll need to go from data rookie to data pro! <p>This expanded and updated edition of <i>Access For Dummies</i> covers all of the latest information and features to help data newcomers better understand Access' role in the world of data analysis and data science. Inside, you'll get a crash course on how databases work&#8212;and how to build one from the ground up. Plus, you'll find step-by-step guidance on how to structure data to make it useful, manipulate, edit, and import data into your database, write and execute queries to gain insight from your data, and report data in elegant ways. <ul> <li>Speak the lingo of database builders and create databases that suit your needs</li> <li>Organize your data into tables and build forms that ease data entry</li> <li>Query your data to get answers right</li> <li>Create reports that tell the story of your data findings</li> </ul> <p>If you have little to no experience with creating and managing a database of any sort, <i>Access 2016 For Dummies</i> is the perfect starting point for learning the basics of building databases, simplifying data entry and reporting, and improving your overall data skills.

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Access 2013 All-in-One For Dummies

Published 04-08-2013

<p><b>Get started with the new Access 2013 with this impressive all-in-one reference!</b></p> <p>Microsoft Access allows you to store, organize, view, analyze, and share data; the new release enables you to build even more powerful, custom database solutions that integrate with the web and enterprise data sources. This compilation of nine indispensible minibooks is exactly what you need to get up to speed on the latest changes to Access. This easy-to-understand resource provides both new and experienced Access users with invaluable advice for connecting Access to SQL Server, manipulating data locally, getting up to speed on the latest features of Access 2013, creating queries and macros, and much more. From the basics to advanced functions, this book is what you need to make Access more accessible.</p> <ul> <li>Shows you how to store, organize, view, analyze, and share data using Access 2013</li> <li>Includes nine minibooks that cover such topics as database design, tables, queries, forms, reports, macros, database administration, securing data, programming with Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), and using Access with the web</li> <li>Helps you build database solutions that integrate with the web and other enterprise data solutions</li> <li>Offers plenty of techniques, tips, and tricks to help you get the most out of Access</li> </ul> <p>This all-in-one guide offers you access to all things Access 2013!</p>

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