Date(s) - 07/04/2020
Learn how to best use forms and reports to control and organize the display of your data, as well as gather parameters for queries. Access expert Adam Wilbert starts with the basics of form design and discusses how to leverage controls such as buttons and links. He combines these ideas in a chapter that shows how to build an application-like framework for getting around a database. He then dives into reports, showing how to create efficient and readable layouts, build a report from a query, and use conditional formatting rules to highlight key takeaways from the data. Finally, Adam demonstrates how to link forms and reports as he steps through how to create a profit summary report.
What you’ll learn
- Creating forms with the Form Wizard
- Formatting and aligning form objects
- Combining text boxes
- Adding a form header
- Organizing screen space with tabs
- Controlling input
- Adding images
- Linking form controls
- Creating menus and data entry forms for the database
- Building reports
- Creating calculation fields
- Linking forms and reports
Adam Wilbert is a data visualization expert who helps clients get better insights from their data.