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You quickly enter information into a database using a form. You can store vast amounts of relational data safely. In addition, you can retrieve specifically the parts of information that you need with just a few simple steps. The articles in this database guide can help you create a database from the ground up or revamp a current one. Find tutorials on creating input masks, queries or charts. Learn how to troubleshoot issues you may be having with a table or report. You can even find comparisons and reviews of database software options.

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