Access Report Tutorial


Access Report Creation Examples

Access report programming is one of the most tedious and time consuming efforts in the database creation process.  Now that you have created the database, programmed the forms, and entered some data it is time to write reports.Multiple sub-reports, several levels of summing and the simple size limitations of a piece of paper all contribute to a challenging programming task for complex database reports. We have created a few report writing tools and techniques that should make your software development life easier.

Our Access report examples and visual basic programming techniques are listed below. Each Microsoft Access report tutorials and examples will help with specific Access report writing issues. Each of these MS Access report examples uses VBA code as the tool to accomplish the task.

Access Report Design Example Report Tutorial Description Report Line Counter Code Custom detail line counter is a great technique to know for those order reports or any other report were you need an itemized list for the report output. Change Report Line Color Make your continuous-record Access reports more readable by alternating the colors of each detail line.  Report Running Sum Calculation Customized running sum calculations provide you with the knowledge required to do more complex calculations within your reports.  Display Page Subtotals Access doesn’t always provide totals exactly the way we want them on a report.  Dynamic Graphics Overlay in Access Reports Saving a complex, large graphic image as part of your Access report can make your Access database explode in size and slowdown the design process of reports.  Dynamic Crosstab Report Learn how to make your crosstab reports change as the data changes.  Dynamically add columns, change column headings, and sort order. Mail Merge for Reports Consider using Access reports to perform you mail merge reports rather than having the user jump to MS Word.



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