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Creating the DataBase [ID:333] (1/15)

in series: OpenOffice Base

video tutorial by Dai, added 08/07

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This tutorial shows you how to create a database. A populated databse for learning can be had from the files section of the learners showmedo group.

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146. Mike Burns Fri, 15 Oct 2010 13:44


145. Dempsey Querry Tue, 28 Sep 2010 20:22

Thanks for your time and effort. It's a help so far.

144. pamela odoch Mon, 27 Sep 2010 04:07

Thanks alot for the good demonstrations

143. mohamed saleh Fri, 10 Sep 2010 07:04

thanks for your usefull vedio

142. James L Smith Sr Tue, 07 Sep 2010 10:33

i would like to know if there is a way to get help on a data base directly from you on our sales force. we love linyx but hard to get thru some times if can call me i would apriciate it it is a simple datat base just need help. the presintation was a little short but very goos in its exicution

141. Matt Jennings Thu, 02 Sep 2010 07:13

Thanks Dai for these videos, I've been tasked with crating the database for our company and they insist on using openoffice which I have never used before so your videos are going to be very worthwhile.

Thanks for doing them


Thanks--will check on next step

138. Temael David Tue, 17 Aug 2010 08:56

so great man!! I appreciate it real coz it helped me so much

So far so good!

136. Robert Hoey Fri, 13 Aug 2010 18:31

Small steps are good. Where do I find the next lesson?

The first part of the example showed an existing database named "calendar" which could have been opened. Why did OO not object when you named the new database "calendar" too? Shouldn't it make you choose a unique name?

Hi Dai, I'm very new at this and trying to learn all I can.

Thanks for posting these how to videos.

134. Al Arlitz Fri, 13 Aug 2010 15:25

Hi Dai,

Thanks for the video tutorials. They are helpful to me getting started with Open Office.

133. Richard Chabot Fri, 13 Aug 2010 14:27

Very helpful in getting started using databases.

I would like to see a video on using Writer mail merge to make a list of mailing labels from a data file. It's a very confusing process.

Thanks ..... Richard Chabot

Thanks for your time to do this video, go ahead with your work.

Very helpful

Great work, the vedio teaching really helps. I'm just starting to learn OOo Base and this will be my first choice for tutorial.

Clear and concise. good job.

Great videos.


Erhard Lettner

Nice tutorial. Thanks for the time you took to put it together!

126. doug stearns Wed, 02 Jun 2010 04:28

Just getting started with Base tutorial. Looks good so far.

Looks good so far. please e-mail me so I can e-mail you back.

124. bubacarr Wed, 26 May 2010 01:30

It a good video

123. Alvaro (Celis) Wed, 19 May 2010 20:09

I've watching the introductory videos for Scribus, which I find very didactic and clearly exposed (the volumen is a little low, though). The experience of Dai and knowledge of the topics is obvious. I'm very grateful for all the efforts and time he has dedicated to recording these videos, and his willingness to share his expertise. This material has reduced considerably the time required to learn these topics. Once again, many thanks.

122. Gary Camus Mon, 10 May 2010 12:44

A pleasant yet informative style helpful to a person with basic skills in using a database.

Clear, but very short!

120. Josh Thomas Atchison Thu, 22 Apr 2010 22:15

So far its by far the most concise tutorial on the open office database program. Thank you very much!

119. Ron Nainby Thu, 22 Apr 2010 04:28

Very good.....much appreciated

Im new to ubuntu....and in creating database... im looking forward to create my own database..

This is very helpful in learning this open office base. Clear and concise in its presentation. Thank you and I highly recommend this tutorial to others.

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