Chapter 28. Beyond the Basics
In this chapter
Creating data forms to enter and view data
Sorting and searching through a database
Creating a query to find specific data
Performing calculations by using queries
Importing data into a database from other sources
Setting up a database and adding records are just two aspects of working with Access. The real power of a database comes in the capability it gives you to sort and analyze the information it contains.
In Chapter 27, “Database Basics,” you learned how to take the first steps in creating a database. Now it’s time to take a look at some of the tasks you can accomplish with a database. This chapter explains how to create forms for entering and viewing data, how to perform simple queries, and how to ...