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Excel/Access training software

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  1. 95b16coupe

    95b16coupe New Member

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    Does anybody know a good program for excel/access training? i need to sharpen up my skills before i go out on my new job search.
     
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    Excel for Dummies
     
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    excel couldn't be any more different from access....

    you'll need 2 books if you want to go the book route.

    MS has free training courses online that give a pretty in depth overview
    Training - Microsoft Office
     
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    I know they are different, I just need both. I'm decent with excel but have never touched access.
     
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    You might find it better to learn the basics of RDBMS (relational database management systems) instead of just learning access. If you can understand database, selects, primary keys, foreign keys, constraints, indexes, and all the rest, the rest of access is just, well, annoying, and you'll want SQL server instead :)
     
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    Specific job postings I'm looking at require access. It's widely used throughout the firm.
     
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    is it a mom & pop place?lol
     
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    I meant get the book called excel for dummies.. It actually is a great book for learning
     
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    the MS online free stuff is likely your best bet. we teach from it here at ATCA.
     
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    i know what you mean. i may have to pick it up

    what is the easiest way to access this? is there a standard page just for training?
     
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    really, he gets rep for re-posting my link? WTF!
     
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    ah fuck. i didn't see your link. you get rep'd too. i can't unrep him now. :huh:
     
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    What about Video Professor, that guy on TV who always has computer training videos
     
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