Understanding the App Home View

To begin our discussion of views, you first need to understand all the various elements of the App Home View. Install the RestaurantSampleWithData.app web app in your SharePoint site, and then download the app into Access. This web app is the same app you created in Chapter 3 when you learned how to create tables (RestaurantSample.app). The only difference with this web app and the one you created previously is that I’ve added in sample data to this copy so that you can work through the upcoming sections building views with data.

Your main entry point for creating new views and editing existing views is the App Home View. Figure 6-1 shows the App Home View for this sample web app. As you might recall, the App Home ...

Get Microsoft Access 2013 Inside Out now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.