Throughout this title I'll often refer to the database as end-user and I wanted…to take a moment to define who I think this person is and why they're important…to keep at the front of your mind while designing your forms and reports.…The end-user isn't anyone specific.…They're more of a theoretical individual that is completely new to your organization.…They maybe a new hire or an intern or maybe, even your grandmother, somebody…that knows very little about your day-to-day tasks and even less about how to…use Microsoft Access.…As you develop your database application, occasionally put yourself in their…position and look at your workflows as if you're brand-new to it.…
If you can set up your navigation and data entry and reporting systems tailored…to the end-user that uninitiated first day on the job employee then you'll be…well on your way towards creating a successful application.…
- 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
Managing and Analyzing Data in Excel 2010with Dennis Taylor1h 32m 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. Printing, Tweaking, and Automating
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