Alternatively, if the field is time-sensitive as well, you can also use the Now() function in place of the Date() function to store both the date and time information.Protecting the validity of your data is one of the most important tasks of a database developer.If you find yourself constantly entering whatever today's date is in your Access forms or tables, you are wasting valuable time.Access can do that for you, and you don't have to be an Access expert to do so!
However, suppose you already have a Customers table with a field to the current form using a drop-down list that contains all the customers.
This new version of Access incorporates a few new features and connectivity options in order to make databases more accessible to the everyday user.
This course is intended to help all users get up to speed on the different features of Access and to become familiar with it’s more advanced features.
To ensure that users enter accurate data, start at the foundation.
By using validation rules, you can ensure accurate data entry (to a point).
Information in Access is stored in tables, which are often joined and then queried for subsets and combinations of the information they contain.