Cons I have a product key but will not accept Summary I am not the only one. Your data will never be further away than your closest Web browser. Microsoft Office Access 2010 helps you track, report and share information using database solutions. Create tab Use the Create tab to quickly create new forms, reports, tables, queries, and other database objects. Find new built-in templates you can start using without customization, or select templates from Office. Access 2010 empowers you to be your own developer by bringing you simplified and easy-to-use tools--even if you consider yourself a database novice. You can change this setting per database, and use objects windows instead of tabs.
Improved control layouts to help you create polished forms and reports Forms and reports often contain tabular information, such as a column that contains customer names or a row that contains all the fields for a customer. For example, you can now add Data Bars to make a column of numbers more readable, as shown in the following illustration: Note: Conditional formatting is not available in web databases. Easy Organization Save time and effort by reusing database parts built by other users in your database. You can opt to turn off the calendar for a field or a control by using a property. Improved data presentation New data presentation features help you create database objects more quickly and then analyze your data more easily. Layout view features several enhancements, and is required if you are designing a form or report for the Web. A contextual command tab contains the commands most likely to apply to what you are doing.
Because you can select controls from different sections, such as the label in the section header or footer, there is considerable flexibility. Cons No cons, I think it is the best database system. For example, if you select the Trim function, the Expression Builder displays: Trim string Returns a Variant of type string containing a copy of a specified string without leading and trailing spaces. More powerful object creation tools Access 2010 provides an intuitive environment for creating database objects. Note: A user account is required to use a web database. You can also modify any template, before or after you publish.
Commands are arranged on tabs on the left side of the screen, and each tab contains a group of related commands or links. The people I had to deal with to resolve the problem were highly professional and knowledgeable. The following video shows you how layouts work in forms and reports. Layout view helps speed the design of forms and reports Use Layout view to make design changes while you view data in a form or report. Trusted macros are run in Sandbox mode. Note: You can use attachment fields in web databases, but each web table can have at most one attachment field. When you add an action, more options appear in the macro builder.
Reply by jcoons on July 7, 2011 Agreed, but once you master it you will make Excel users jealous in their horse and buggy methods. Exporting a form, report, or datasheet to a. You can then view a history of those changes. You may get reports daily, monthly, weekly or yearly. Multivalued fields are especially appropriate when you work with a SharePoint list that contains one of the multivalued field types that are used in Windows SharePoint Services. This article describes features introduced in Access 2010.
The new forms and reports that are created by this one-click process use an updated design to help make them more visually appealing and immediately useful. The Total row makes adding a sum, average, count, maximum, or minimum to your report headers or footers easy. The ribbon The ribbon is a collection of tabs that contain groups of commands that are organized by feature and functionality. For more information about web databases, see the article. Enhanced sorting and filtering tools Suppose that you have to quickly find a matching value or sort a column of data.
Because you have the install file does not mean you have licencing privledges to own the software. Use new prebuilt database templates available on Office Online, designed for frequently requested tasks, or select from community-submitted templates and customize them to meet your specific needs. For example, set a customer-name column in bold so that it stands out. For example, add a Tasks application part to your database, and you get a Tasks table, a Tasks form, and the option to relate the Tasks table to another table in your database. Simple totals no longer require manually creating a calculated field. Access 2010 automatically determines the best data type for each field so that you are up and running in no time. Suppose that you have to assign a task to one of your employees or contractors, but you want to assign it to more than one person.
And you can start with a template, so you can start collaborating right away. Embedded macros in forms and reports Use embedded macros to avoid having to write code. The Design tab appears when you are working on a macro. Access 2010 empowers you to make the most of your information even if you're not a database expert. If a relationship between tables is needed, it is automatically created, or you are prompted through the process. To do this, you must bundle and circulate the Access to your application 2010 Runtime.