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Creating Sites with Access 2010

Another powerful technique for creating a web site on SharePoint Online is to use Microsoft Access 2010. For many years Access has been a favorite tool for creating client databases. With SharePoint 2010 andAccess 2010 you can use that same familiar database tool to create a web database hosted on SharePoint. You'll use the Access client application to design tables, queries, and forms, and then publish them to SharePoint. This can be used to implement a web application with very little effort.

In Chapter 15, I will show you how to create your own web database from scratch. However, for this chapter you will download an existing Access template. This will get an application up and running quickly. ...

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