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Hello All,

I am new to VBA and Microsoft access. I just purchased the Beginning Microsoft Visual Basic 2010 book however skimming through the book it is referencing Visual Studio.

Can I use this same book to do Visual Basics with Microsoft Access 2010

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No, I don't think so. If I am not mistaken, Access uses VBA, not VB.NET. Additionally, the tools, logic and programming environments are completely different.

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Imar is correct, this book will not offer you help for Access programming. Bryan
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Imar is correct, this book will not offer you help for Access programming. Bryan
Thanks Bryan... what is your suggestion then???
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Get a book in the MS Office area like these from WROX. The first book below is for beginner to intermediate and would be a good choice. I listed 3 others as well.

Microsoft Access 2010 24-Hour Trainer

Accesss 2010 Programmer's Reference

Expert Access 2007 Programming

Access 2007 VBA Programmer's Reference

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