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Table of Contents

  1. Building a Database

    1. Chapter 1 Creating Databases

      1. A Tour of an Access Database
      2. Creating a New Database
      3. Starting with a Wizard
      4. Modifying the Wizard’s Database
      5. Starting from a Blank Database
    2. Chapter 2 Creating Tables to Hold Data

      1. Planning Your Tables
      2. Creating Tables with the Wizard
      3. Creating Tables in the Design Window
      4. Adding and Editing Table Data
      5. Changing How a Table Displays Data
    3. Chapter 3 Creating Forms to Add and Display Data

      1. Form Basics
      2. Creating Autoforms
      3. Creating Forms with the Form Wizard
      4. Modifying the Form Design
      5. Creating Forms in Design View
    4. Chapter 4 Linking Tables to Combine Data

      1. Why Relate?
      2. A Relational Database Tour
      3. Linking Tables in the Relationships Window
      4. Using Subdatasheets to View Related Items
      5. Creating Subforms
  2. Organizing information

    1. Chapter 5 Sorting and Filtering

      1. Sorting Database Records
      2. Finding Data with Filters
    2. Chapter 6 Finding Data with Queries

      1. Types of Queries
      2. Setting Query Properties
      3. Creating Queries with the Query Wizard
      4. Saving, Deleting, and Printing Queries
    3. Chapter 7 Creating Custom Queries

      1. Creating Queries in the Query Design Window
    4. Chapter 8 Generating Reports

      1. Report Basics
      2. Parts of a Report
      3. Using the Report Wizard
  3. Appendixes

    1. Appendix Help and Installation

      1. Installing Access 2003
      2. Access Help
      3. Visiting Microsoft Office Online
    2. Appendix Access FAQ

      1. Importing and Exporting
      2. Validation
      3. Finding Find
    3. Appendix Access 2003, Menu by Menu

      1. File Menu
      2. Edit Menu
      3. View Menu
      4. Insert Menu
      5. Format Menu
      6. Records Menu
      7. Tools Menu
      8. Window Menu
      9. Help Menu
  1. Colophon