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Chapter 11, Problem 21SG
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Define the terms, form and report writer.

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Form:

  • A form or data entry form is a window that includes various fields to enter or modify data in a database.
    • Each field holds a field label so that any user who views the form gets an idea of its contents.
  • A form is mainly used to retrieve and maintain the data in a database.
  • It is more user-friendly than creating queries to make tables and insert data into fields...

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