The Excel Analyst's Guide to Access
Excel and Access are intended to work together. This book offers a comprehensive review of the extensive analytical and reporting functionality that Access provides and how it enhances Excel reporting functions.
Sales managers, operations analysts, administrative assistants, office managers, and many others who rely heavily on data can benefit from learning to integrate Excel and Access, and this book shows you how.
- Data Analysis in Access & the Basics of Access
- Beyond Select Queries
- Transforming Your Data with Access
- Working with Calculations and Dates
- Performing Conditional Analysis
- Adding Dimension with Subqueries and Domain Aggregate Functions
- Running Descriptive Statistics in Access
- Scheduling and Running Batch Analysis
- Leveraging VBA to Enhance Data Analysis
- Reports, Dashboards, and Visualization in Access
- Presenting Data with Access Reports
- Using Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Access
- Enhancing Queries and Reports with Visualizations
- Advanced Excel and Access Integration Techniques
- Getting Access Data into Excel
- Using VBA to Move Data between Excel and Access
- Exploring Excel and Access Automation
- Integrating Excel and Access with XML
- Integrating Excel and Other Ofﬁce Applications
- Access VBA Fundamentals
- Understanding and Using SQL
- and more!
The Excel Analyst's Guide to Access helps you get more from both applications.
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Part I Fundamentals of Data Analysis in Access 1
Chapter 1 The Case for Data Analysis in Access 3
Chapter 2 Access Basics 13
Chapter 3 Beyond Select Queries 47
Part II Basic Analysis Techniques 87
Chapter 4 Transforming Your Data with Access 89
Chapter 5 Working with Calculations and Dates 113
Chapter 6 Performing Conditional Analysis 141
Part III Advanced Analysis Techniques 161
Chapter 7 Adding Dimension with Subqueries and Domain Aggregate Functions 163
Chapter 8 Running Descriptive Statistics in Access 189
Chapter 9 Scheduling and Running Batch Analysis 209
Chapter 10 Leveraging VBA to Enhance Data Analysis 243
Part IV Reports, Dashboards, and Visualization in Access 267
Chapter 11 Presenting Data with Access Reports 269
Chapter 12 Using Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Access 291
Chapter 13 Enhancing Queries and Reports with Visualizations 323
Part V Advanced Excel and Access Integration Techniques 345
Chapter 14 Getting Access Data into Excel 347
Chapter 15 Using VBA to Move Data between Excel and Access 365
Chapter 16 Exploring Excel and Access Automation 389
Chapter 17 Integrating Excel and Access with XML 423
Chapter 18 Integrating Excel and Other Office Applications 441
Part VI Appendixes 475
Appendix A Access VBA Fundamentals 477
Appendix B Understanding and Using SQL 489
Appendix C Query Performance, Database Corruption, and Other Thoughts 509
Appendix D Data Analyst’s Function Reference 521
Michael Alexander is a Microsoft MVP and a veteran consultant. He creates and shares video tutorials with the Microsoft Excel and Access communities via www.datapigtechnologies.com. Mike has written several books on advanced business analysis, including Microsoft Access 2007 Data Analysis, also from Wiley.
Wiley author Michael Alexander gives Excel power users the scoop on the latest Excel 2010 features and shares his thoughts on why Excel and Access are the perfect team.