access lesson 5 creating and modifying reports n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Access Lesson 5 Creating and Modifying Reports PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Access Lesson 5 Creating and Modifying Reports

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 20
braden

Access Lesson 5 Creating and Modifying Reports - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

242 Views
Download Presentation
Access Lesson 5 Creating and Modifying Reports
An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author. While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. Access Lesson 5Creating and Modifying Reports Microsoft Office 2010 Introductory Pasewark & Pasewark

  2. Objectives • Create a report using the Report tool, the Label Wizard, and the Report Wizard. • Modify a report in Layout view. • Modify a report in Design view. • Add a line, label, and picture to a report. • Move a control in a report. • Resize a report. 2 2

  3. grouping level Label Wizard Line tool Print Preview read-only report report selector Report tool Report Wizard Vocabulary 3 3

  4. Creating a Report Using the Report Tool • A report is a database object that displays data from one or more tables or queries in a format that has an appearance similar to a printed report. You can use reports to: • Create a formatted list of information • Summarize information • Print form letters and mailing labels • The tables or queries that contain the data used in a report are called the record source. 4 4

  5. Creating a Report Using the Report Tool (continued) • The Report tool quickly creates a simple report that includes all the fields in the selected table or query, uses a columnar format, formats the report using a theme, and includes a title with the same name as the record source. • When fields appear in a report, they appear in controls. 5 5

  6. Creating a Report Using the Report Tool (continued) • Report created using the Report tool 6 6

  7. Creating a Report Using the Report Tool (continued) • When the Report tool creates a report, the report opens initially in Layout view where you can: • View the controls in the report and data from the record source at the same time. • Make changes to the report's format and appearance. • Report data is read-only, which means that you can view it but you cannot change it. 7 7

  8. Creating a Report Using the Label Wizard • The Label Wizard lets you create a report to print standard or custom labels. • Use the Label Wizard dialog boxes to choose the font name, style, size, and color to use when printing the labels. • When you use a wizard to create a report, the report opens in Print Preview. 8 8

  9. Creating a Report Using the Label Wizard (continued) • Report created using the Label Wizard 9 9

  10. Creating a Report Using the Report Wizard • To create a customized report quickly, use the Report Wizard. • A grouping level organizes data based on one or more fields. You can also choose a sort order. • The layout options for reports are Stepped, Block, and Outline, which arrange data in different ways. 10 10

  11. Creating a Report Using the Report Wizard (continued) • Report Wizard dialog box that asks how you want to view your data 11 11

  12. Modifying a Report in Layout View • An easy way to create a report is to use the Report Wizard. • You can use Layout view to make adjustments to the report. • Controls in reports are grouped in control layouts, just like they are in forms. 12 12

  13. Modifying a Report in Layout View (continued) • Teachers And Classes report in Layout view 13 13

  14. Modifying a Report in Design View • There are certain types of report changes that you must make in Design view. • When you view a report in Design view, you see the different sections of the report. • To add a control to a report, click the button in the Controls group and then click the desired location in the report. • The Line tool lets you draw a line in a report. 14 14

  15. Modifying a Report in Design View (continued) • Report sections 15 15

  16. Modifying a Report in Design View (continued) • Add new controls to a report by using the tools in the Controls group. • Drag a control to position it on the page. • To resize a report, drag the report's edge or use the report selector. • You can add any type of picture to a report. 16 16

  17. Modifying a Report in Design View (continued) • Completed report in Print Preview 17 17

  18. Summary In this lesson, you learned: • A report is a database object that displays data from one or more tables or queries in a format that has an appearance similar to a printed report. You can use the Report tool or the Report Wizard to create a report. You can also use the Label Wizard to create a report that is used to print labels. • When used in a report, a field that is used as a grouping level organizes data into groups. You can also choose to sort data within the groups based on a field. 18 18

  19. Summary (continued) • When working in Layout view, you can resize the controls in a control layout by selecting the control and dragging its edge to increase or decrease its width. • You can use Design view to change the height of a report section. You can also add a line, label, or picture to a report. You can change the location of a control in a report by dragging it to a new location. 19 19

  20. Summary (continued) • When a report contains blank pages, drag the right edge of the report to resize the report, or click the report selector to select the report, click the Error Checking Options button, and then click the Remove Extra Report Space option on the shortcut menu to resize the report. 20 20