Microsoft Access 2010 Transition from Access 2003

1 day

Course Overview

You will identify and use the new and enhanced features to Microsoft® Office Access® 2010 since the release of Microsoft Access 2003.

Target student

This course is designed for experienced Access users who have worked with the earlier versions of Microsoft Access, ideally Microsoft Access 2003, and who have or are planning to upgrade to Microsoft Access 2010.


Students enrolling in this course should have worked on Access 2003 or earlier, and be familiar with the Internet. This course covers the commonly used new features for a typical user.

Course Outline

Identifying the Components of the Access 2010 Environment

  • Explore the User Interface
  • Access Commands on the Ribbon Tabs
  • Access the Contextual Tabs
  • Customize the Access Environment

Building Tables and Forms

  • Create a Table
  • Build Forms from Existing Table Data
  • Design a Form
  • Work with Macros

Creating Queries and Reports

  • Query a Database
  • Generate Reports
  • Format a Report

Working with External Data

  • Import Data
  • Export Data to Other Applications

Building a Database for the Web

  • Create Tables and Forms in a Web Database
  • Create Queries and Reports in a Web Database
  • Prepare to Publish a Database to Access Services

Optional Items

  • New Features in Microsoft Office Access 2010
  • Enhanced File and Compatibility Features in Access
  • Publish a Database to Access Services