Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating the form, part of Access 2013: Tips & Tricks.
…Creating data entry forms that function as the…end user expects is a pretty important task.…But it isn't as straightforward as you would expect.…Because Access saves data into data tables on the fly, you need to take extra…steps when you actually want to cancel out…of a data entry procedure once it's started.…In this movie, we're going to start building a solid data…entry form, and then refine it over the next few movies.…Before we get started in this chapter, I just wanted to mention…that I reset some of the startup options that we had modified…in the last chapter so that we wouldn't have to hold down…the Shift key on the keyboard every time we want to open the database.…
I also remove the auto exec macro, and the background form,…and change the Splash screen to not hide the ribbon any longer.…That should put us in a good spot to continue developing our database.…Okay, so let's start building a form for entering in a new customer.…From my Main menu, I have a button right now that takes us to a Report screen.…
- Creating a kiosk experience
- Hiding the ribbon
- Creating cascading combo boxes
- Working with hidden objects
- Creating a separate back end
- Building a dynamic reporting tool
- Writing custom functions in Visual Basic
- Distributing your application
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Creating a Start-up Experience
2. Creating Cascading Combo Boxes
3. Working with Hidden Objects
4. Working with Split Databases
Creating a back end3m 44s
5. Creating a Dynamic Reporting Tool
6. Aiding the End User
7. Writing Custom Functions in Visual Basic
8. Distributing Your Application
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