Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Challenge: Creating a report, part of Access 2013: Forms and Reports.
- We've come to the final challenge for this course.…This time, I'd like you to create a report…based off of our employees table.…The report should group employees together…based off of the department that they're in,…then sorts the employees based off of their hire date,…so that more tenured employees appear…at the top of the list.…This challenge should take you about…five minutes to complete.…Have fun!…
Then the course dives into reports: creating efficient and readable layouts, grouping data into categories, tying reports to queries, and using conditional formatting rules to highlight key takeaways from the data. Finally, Adam demonstrates how to link forms and reports together and print your results, and introduces unique ways to save time filling out paperwork and generating form letters.
- Creating forms with the Form Wizard
- Aligning form controls
- Adding buttons, links, and attachments to forms and reports
- Building database navigation elements
- Grouping and sorting data in reports
- Building reports from queries or wizards
- Calculating fields
- Linking forms and reports
- Printing and exporting reports
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Introduction to Forms
2. Form Design Basics: Creating an Employee Directory
3. Form and Report Controls
4. Getting around the Database
5. Report Layout
6. Linking Forms and Reports: Creating a Profit Summary
7. Printing and Exporting Reports
Printing reports5m 27s
8. Populating Business Documents
Next steps1m 4s
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