Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Automating the workflow with macros, part of Access 2007: Forms and Reports.
Before we wrap up this course, I thought it would be helpful to outline a…couple of the Macros that you can build that will help you connect your form to your reports.…As we've seen in several places throughout Access, sometimes the Wizards only…present you with the most common options.…To get access to all of the available options you need to dig into the designers.…The same applies to the Button Wizard.…I'm going to go ahead and open up our MainMenu form that we created earlier, I…am going to right-click on that and say Design View.…Now we've already created a couple of buttons on this MainMenu that connected to…other forms, for instance, our View Employee Directory form, our Product Review…form, or our new customer form.…
Let's add a couple more buttons that will connect it to other reports that…we've made and then we'll organize this a little bit before we leave.…I'll go up to the Button control on the Ribbon here and I'll click to add…one button to my form.…The Button Wizard starts and I'm going to choose Report Operations > Mail…
- 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
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Introduction to Forms
2. Form Design Basics: Creating a Directory
3. Form and Report Controls
4. Getting around the Database
5. Report Layout
6. The User Experience
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