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Release Notes for February 17, 2012 : Access content and bug fixes

On February 17, 2012, we added new content to Access 2010 to correlate to Chapter 6 Exploring Advanced Reports in the upcoming Access 2010: A Skills Approach book. Click here for a list of the new SimNet skills and questions.

We also fixed three reported issues with SimNet questions:

SimNet Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue in Excel 2010 where the correct actions were causing an “incorrect” response:
    Question id: ep10226
    Question text: Add the image background to this worksheet as a background.
    Hint:On the Page Layout tab, in the Page Setup group, click the Background button. Click the background file, and then click Insert.Question id: ex10226
    Question text: Add the image profits to this worksheet as a background.
    Hint: On the Page Layout tab, in the Page Setup group, click the Background button. Click the profits file, and then click Insert.
  • Fixed a Word 2010 question where the correct actions were causing an “incorrect” response:
    Question id: wd10087
    Question text: Check the document to see if there are any conflicts with earlier versions of Microsoft Word.
    Question hint: Click the File tab. Click the Check for Issues button and then click Check Compatibility. Click the Select versions to show button and select Word 97-2003. Click OK.Question id:wp10087
    Question text: Run the Compatibility Checker.
    Question hint: Click the File tab. Click the Check for Issues button, and then click Check Compatibility. Click the Select versions to show button and select Word 97-2003. Click OK.
  • Added an alternate method to the Excel 2010 GetPivotData function Let Me Try and questions: User can now use the Tab key and the Enter Function button to complete the formula in the cell or formula bar.
    Question id: ex10266
    Question text:Enter a formula to display the value of the Sum Of Salaryfield for the employee named Anne Coll (cell B4) from the PivotTable located on the Compensation worksheet.Question id: ep10266
    Question text: Enter a formula to display the value of the Sum Of Price field for the State with the abbreviation CA (cell B6) from the PivotTable located on the Appointments PivotTable worksheet.

    Task id: ex10_07_22
    Task title: Using GetPivotData

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