Like many managers, accountants, and analysts, you've been usingExcel for data analysis. It's a good tool, but you're beginning tofind its limitations frustrating. You're looking for morescalability. More transparency of analytical processes. The abilityto separate data from presentation.
Access makes it all possible, and this guide helps you addAccess to your analytical toolbox. Learn the essentials of usingAccess, basic and advanced analysis techniques, how to buildreports, and much more. Then you can choose the right tool forevery job.
Easily move data between Excel and Access
Normalize and store Excel data in a structured relationaldatabase
Use Access to analyze large amounts of data
Use Excel pivot tables with Access data
Build reports and implement dashboard-style visualizations
Report Access data using Excel's presentation layer
Automate redundant reporting and analysis using Excel and Accessmacros
Save time and increase productivity by automating redundantprocesses using VBA