For more information, see “Download the practice files” in this book’s Introduction.
You can either choose to create a database by using a predefined template database, or you can start by creating an empty database.
In this exercise, you’ll create a desktop database.
If you are moving from Microsoft Office 2003 to Office Professional 2013, then you will notice a big difference in the user interface.
Introduced in Office 2007, the ribbon provides a tabbed interface for working in the product.
Depending on what you are doing, the ribbon will display additional tool tabs to assist you in a particular task.