Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Entering and selecting data, part of Access 2010: Forms and Reports.
When it comes to displaying data in your forms there are three objects which are…used most often, they are the Text Box, the Combo Box and a List Box.…For this exercise we're going to create a new form based off this Reviews Table.…Let me go ahead and open up the Reviews Table and you can see that this a place…where you can collect information about product reviews from our customer.…I've got a review identification number, product ID that's being reviewed,…the rating given, any comments and whether we can use this review publicly on our website.…We're going to build a form that'll add records to this table, let's go ahead…and close this table, let's go to the Create tab and we're going to Create a new…Form and Design view.…
Now the first thing I want to do when creating a new form is connect it to the…table where the data is going to go.…In the Property sheet for the Form, I'll go to the Data tab and I can set this…Record Source here by using the drop down menu to the table I want to connect it…
- 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
Setting Up a Database in Excel 2010with Dennis Taylor43m 23s Appropriate for all
Managing and Analyzing Data in Excel 2010with Dennis Taylor1h 32m Appropriate for all
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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