From the Back Cover
If you use Access, you need this book
This is not another book about how Access works or how to design databases. It′s a collection of real solutions to real–world database problems faced by every Access user and developer. If you do anything more with Access than make a simple list, you′ll benefit from the wisdom these experts have gathered in more than a decade of assisting Access developers and users.
If you want practical solutions that achieve proven results, this is your book.
Simulate drag and drop in Access forms
Dynamically change sort order of a report
Create tables for SharePoint® applications
Do high–speed lookups
Implement Soundex in Access
Use ActiveX® controls in Access
Create reports that summarize data graphically
Add custom control types to Access forms
Visit the Wiley companion website at www.wiley.com/go/accesssolutions to download all the code samples in this book.
Solutions included in this book work with Access 2010 and prior versions.
About the Author
Arvin Meyer is Chief Database Architect at Data Strategies and a 10–year Microsoft MVP. He also performs Webmaster duties for The Access Web (www.mvps.org/access), the major Access FAQ resource in the world with over 35,000 hits daily. He is one of the technical editors of Microsoft Access Small Business Solutions, published by Wiley.
Douglas J. Steele has been an Access MVP since 1999. He has written about Access for Smart Access magazine, Advisor Media, and Database Journal, and is technical editor for the Access 2010 Bible, published by Wiley.