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Access 2007: Forms and Reports in Depth

with Adam Wilbert

Video: Welcome

Shows how to manage data entry and reporting tasks using Access 2007.
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  1. 1m 28s
    1. Welcome
      1m 5s
    2. Using the exercise files
  2. 20m 9s
    1. Introducing forms
      2m 56s
    2. Designing for the end user
    3. Exploring the database
      2m 7s
    4. Creating a form with the wizard
      7m 10s
    5. Refining the form in Layout view
      7m 7s
  3. 34m 25s
    1. Organizing the form elements
      10m 9s
    2. Formatting the form
      6m 19s
    3. Modifying the form through its properties
      10m 12s
    4. Adding a header and some polish
      7m 45s
  4. 1h 5m
    1. Introducing form controls
      4m 37s
    2. Using lines and rectangles
      4m 10s
    3. Organizing screen space with tabs
      3m 16s
    4. Adding buttons
      4m 19s
    5. Linking to external content
      4m 33s
    6. Entering and selecting data
      6m 42s
    7. Controlling input with option groups
      7m 29s
    8. Attaching documents
      5m 59s
    9. Attaching images
      5m 27s
    10. Understanding the subform control
      5m 30s
    11. Adding charts
      4m 34s
    12. Linking controls
      8m 52s
  5. 29m 9s
    1. Creating the main menu
      12m 29s
    2. Adding a splash screen with startup options
      7m 27s
    3. Creating a customer form
      9m 13s
  6. 45m 14s
    1. Grouping and sorting data
      3m 35s
    2. Understanding report structure
      8m 29s
    3. Building reports from wizards
      6m 10s
    4. Building reports from queries
      7m 35s
    5. Formatting conditionally
      2m 31s
    6. Calculating fields
      5m 18s
    7. Adding the finishing touches
      4m 24s
    8. Populating pre-printed documents
      7m 12s
  7. 20m 34s
    1. Printing reports
      3m 50s
    2. Tweaking the design
      9m 20s
    3. Automating the workflow with macros
      7m 24s
  8. 1m 0s
    1. Next steps
      1m 0s

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Access 2007: Forms and Reports in Depth
Video duration: 0s 3h 37m Intermediate


Discover how to manage data entry and reporting tasks more efficiently with Access 2007. Author Adam Wilbert presents lessons designing forms, organizing and displaying data with form controls, creating flexible queries, and building a form-based navigation system. The course also shows how to build reports from wizards and queries, highlight important data with conditional formatting, and automate reporting processes with macros.

Topics include:
  • Designing for the end user
  • Organizing form elements
  • Formatting a form
  • Adding headers
  • Linking to external content
  • Entering and selecting data
  • Adding charts
  • Creating a main menu
  • Creating a customer form
  • Understanding report structure
  • Building reports from wizards and queries
  • Printing reports
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Hello! I am Adam Wilbert, and I'd like to welcome you to Access 2007: Forms And Reports In Depth. In this course, we are going to explore the inner workings of two highly configurable objects inside of an Access database. With Forms, I will show you how to create easy-to-use data entry points that interface with your data tables. We will work with controls and layout and design views, as well as explore Access's extensive Property Sheets, where we can fine-tune their behavior, appearance and interactivity. Reports use many of the same tools and techniques as Forms and are great for preparing data for the printed page.

With reports, we'll look at grouping data into categories, while leveraging header and footer sections to organize your report structure and make them easy to read. We will build reports from scratch that are tied to query record sources for increased flexibility, and we'll hook them all back into a form-based navigation system to help end users move around the database and accomplish tasks without having to know anything about its inner structure. Thank you for joining me. Now let's dig into Access 2007: Forms and Reports In Depth.

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