How Do You Create A Database For Personnel Files With Microsoft Access?
You can create a database using existing personnel data files in minutes if you store your personnel data in an external software application, such as a spreadsheet. Microsoft Access will read your spreadsheet and load a Microsoft Access database that gives you a relational database management system for reporting and updating. Click “Start,” “All Programs,” then “Microsoft Access.” The “Microsoft Access” dialog box will open with database options. Click the radio button for “Blank Access Database” and click “OK.” The “File New Database” dialog box will open. Choose a name for your personnel database and type this in the “File Name” section of the “File New Database” dialog box. If you like, you can use the default database name that Microsoft Access chooses for you. Click “Create” and the personnel database will appear. Click “File,” “Get External Data,” then “Import.” This will bring you to the “Import” dialog box where you can access your external personnel data file. Find your exte