Access 2010 is a database creation and management program in the Microsoft Office suite. In order to understand Access, you must first understand databases. Essentially a database is a collection of data that is stored in a computer system. Databases allow their users to enter, access, and analyze their data quickly and easy.
This video introduces you to the concepts of an Access database. It also distinguishes between an Access database and Excel's spreadsheets which are also useful for data.
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