As you all know, Microsoft Access is a simple access database that is used for small business where you can setup small database, access data from that with a easy UI. It can create forms, add data, retrive data and display reports. Not only Microsoft Access, there are similar tools like MS Access that provides similar features, let us check out them now.
OpenOffice base – Open Office is the best alternative to Microsoft Office, so from the OpenOffice, Base is considered to be an alternative to MS Access. You can easily create your own custom databases and retrive data from it without any hassle. It uses wizard type where you can add data, create, generate report in wizard interface. It allows you to access data on an external database of your choice for instance MySQL, PostgreSQL, and many others.
Kexi can also be considered a replacement for MS Access. It allows you to create database schemas, inserting data, performing queries, and processing data. Forms can be created to provide a custom interface to your data. All database objects – tables, queries and forms – are stored in the database, making it easy to share data and design.
Axisbase is yet another good alternative to MS Access. You can track whatever kind of information your business needs. Right from sales to inventory list and more. It acts also database server like MySQL or Microsoft SQL Server.
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