We all know that information will get out of an Access database is as only good as the data we input. This can also be measured when building Microsoft Access Reports.
Here’s a five minute video tutorial I found that I found that explains the simple process of building an Access 2007 report from scratch...take a look…
Using the pre-built report templates or wizard features are a good start but to really have a handle of good report designs, you need to learn the components and controls to end up with a rich looking professional report.
Microsoft Access 2007 Onwards – How To Create Access Reports From Scratch
With the introduction of version MS Access 2007 (onwards), the UI Ribbon fluent bar has made editing and previewing your Access reports even easier as well as newer tools being introduced like the ‘Stack Control’ feature and ‘Layout View mode’ as mentioned.
I like the quick shortcut tip mentioned to call the Properties Sheet pop-up in design view mode using ALT + Enter keys.
I have written an eBook specifically about building Microsoft Access reports from scratch covering the key area with a step by step guide to creating a report plus sample data to test and run your reports.
It’s a collection of seven eBooks which I also have a 6 bundle offer too you may find useful to compliment Microsoft Access reports and master and improve your Microsoft Access skills further…take look!