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8. Changing Layouts

Compared with manual databases, it is very easy with computerised databases to change the way information is presented to people. Like many other computer files you can change:

  1. The SIZE and STYLE of text.
  2. The COLOUR of text


Play this video
How to Change Layouts in Databases! Go Full Screen to see in greater detail?

You can even change:

Watch the Changing Layouts Movie 8 and practice changing the list layout, using colour's of your choice, making it as interesting as possible.


What you have to do!

  1. Using the Flights database and following the process in the movie modify the layout.
    • Use colour's of your choice.
    • The aim is to make it as interesting as possible.
  2. But it has to be readable and understandable by others.


Mark Off Exercise 8 in Your Progress Grids



What you should be able to do at the end!


Continue to Exercise 9: New Column Layout


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