Microsoft® Access 2000 Step by Step

Errata for Microsoft® Access 2000 Step by Step




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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Microsoft Access 2000 Is Not Included With This Book Microsoft Access 2000 is not included with the title "Microsoft Access 2000 Step by Step." Please change the first paragraph on the last page to read: "The enclosed CD-ROM contains ready-to-use practice files that complement the lessons in this book. To use the CD, you'll need either the Windows 95, Windows 98, or the Windows NT version 4 operating system. You will also need to be running Microsoft Access 2000."Microsoft Press is committed to providing informative and accurate books. All comments and corrections listed above are ready for inclusion in future printings of this book. If you have a later printing of this book, it may already contain most or all of the above corrections.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 7

Screen Shot Discrepancy On page 7, in Lesson 1, Using Forms, under Step 3: the screen shot indicates that there is a table called 'Ingredients' in the Sweetlil.mdb database. The screen shot is incorrect; there is no table called 'Ingredients' in the Sweetlil.mdb database. Please disregard the screen shot.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 14

Reference To Incorrect Filling Type On page 14, in the second paragraph, change the reference so that it corresponds with the last paragraph on the page. Change: "...Sweet Lil's has altered that recipe, changing the Candlelight Ecstasy filling from raspberry to marzipan." To: "...Sweet Lil's has altered that recipe, changing the Candlelight Ecstasy filling from mocha cream to marzipan."

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
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Page 82

Steps Are Incorrect On page 82 the steps in the "Set field properties" exercise are incorrect. The steps should be as follows: Change: "Verify that the Carriers table is displayed in Datasheet view." To: "Verify that the Carriers table is displayed in Design view." Step 2 should be removed, and the remaining steps should remain unchanged.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 124

Procedure Is Incorrect Please make the following changes to this procedure: Delete all of step 5. Renumber step 6 to step 5, and delete the result text: "The Link dialog box replaces the Select Index Files dialog box." Renumber step 7 to step 6.

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
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Page 225

Callout Line Points To Wrong Part Of Graphic The Detail section top callout line should stop right above the name "Alpine Collection."

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 234

Confusing Typo in Step 3 The first step 3 at the top of the page has a confusing error. It should say: "...click the New Object: AutoForm drop-down arrow..."

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
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Page 236

Wrong Button Pictured in Quick Reference The wrong button is pictured with the "Create an "instant" AutoReport using the Standard format" how to. Use the New Object: AutoReport button instead.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 275

"Boxes" Should Be "Bonbons" There are multiple errors in the steps on page 275. In step3, change: "select Table: Boxes." To: "select Table: Bonbons." In step 3, change: "list except BoxesID" To: "list except BonbonsID" In step 5, change: "with Boxes already" To: "with Bonbons already"

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010