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Busting 4 Myths Related to MS Access – What You Need to Know

Over the years a lot of myths have been propagated with respect to Ms Access. In this article we attempt to dispel some of them.   Myths and misconceptions are not only limited to people and ideologies, but are also spread to software and applications. MS Access, one of the most used application from MS Office, also has its own share of myths, being help by the users, as well as the non – users! If one continues holding on to the myths without personally attempting to check their...

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How to Use MS Access in a Strategic Manner in a Large Organization

In this article we look at using the Ms Access database in a large organization, often in conjunction with other database solutions. Access users often believe that it is an application ideal for small to midlevel organizations; for large organizations, high end applications like SQL Server or other enterprise grade databases should only be used. This statement is only partly correct. Access can also be used for large organizations, provided it is used in a strategic manner. You cannot...

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7 Mistakes to Avoid while Creating Reports in MS Access

When we create reports in Ms Access, it is quite common for some of us to make inadvertent mistakes. In this article we try to identify such mistakes and rectify them. MS Access is considered to be the best tool for generating reports amongst desktop databases. It not only helps generate comprehensive reports, but also provides user friendly tools for creating a report. Often while creating a report, there is a possibility that one might end up making mistakes, which can lead to errors in...

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