Access - Building forms

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  • Duration: 1 day
  • Regular price: $360
  • Preferential price: $306

Course outline

Duration : 1 day

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Windows - User or equivalent

Following training: Access - Data structuring and normalization


  • Identify the role of forms in the database.
  • Identify the role of forms and reports in the database

Teaching method

Presentations - Demonstrations - Guided and Individual Exercises


Chapter 1 - Creating Forms

  • Using the form creation wizard
  • Creating a blank form
  • Accessing the form's operating modes
  • Manipulating form sections
  • Changing the way records are displayed
  • Setting the tab order
  • Changing the appearance of a form window
  • Displaying history in memo fields

Chapter 2 - Changing the Location, Size and Appearance of controls

  • Manipulating controls
  • Manipulating the organization of controls in creation mode (Tabular, Stacked)
  • Identifying types of controls
  • Adding a control
  • Modifying the organization parameters of Tabular controls
  • Controlling access to dependent controls in a form
  • Modifying the value of a control
  • Modifying the value of a control's property

Chapter 3 - Managing Form Styles and Templates

  • Creating a template
  • Using, creating, and modifying automatic layouts with themes
  • Reproducing the layout
  • Using conditional formatting
  • Adding images to continuous forms
  • Using margins and verticality in a control
  • Using tooltips
  • Controlling access to dependent controls in a form

Chapter 4 - Creating Nested and Independent Forms

  • Using forms based on a multi-table query
  • Using the sub form
  • Modifying the sub form
  • Creating Pivot Tables

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Khalil Ben Fadhel
Khalil Ben Fadhel
Trainer, Data Science - AI
Khalil is an artificial intelligence expert working at Leap Conseil. Thanks to its extensive expertise in the managing and conducting artificial intelligence projects, Khalil has co-worked with several public and private sector organizations to carry out innovative projects.
Fazil Chouakri
Fazil Chouakri
VP Technology, Coach and Trainer
Fazil is a coach and trainer with solid experience in the field, which allows him to combine the practical and the theoretical to meet his students’ needs.
Philippe Paradis
Philippe Paradis
Certified Trainer and IT Consultant
Obsessed with the quality of services he provides and the solutions he develops, Philippe always makes sure he delivers more than what people expect, all while ensuring a pleasant learning experience.
Michel Laporte
Michel Laporte
Trainer and IT consultant
Michel possesses the ability to translate needs into IT solutions. His mission is to help his clients surf the ceaselessly accelerating technology wave.
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