• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month
Page
  1. 1
    1
  2. 2
    2
  3. 3
    3
  4. 4
    4
  5. 5
    5
  6. 6
    6
  7. 7
    7
  8. 8
    8
  9. 9
    9
  10. 10
    10
  11. 11
    11
  12. 12
    12

Design an application which will give "Ken's Newsagent" a more efficient and reliable way to run his newspaper deliveries.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

1. Identification of task and general specification "Ken's Newsagent" is located on the edge of a housing estate. It caters for the local needs by providing newspapers, magazines, stationary, plants and confectionary. It has a large clientele, some come into the shop for their newspapers, and others have them delivered. Up to now "Ken's Newsagent" has relied upon a hand written log book contain all the relevant information about newspaper deliveries. The size of the deliveries and the fact that Ken now employs a manager to help with the deliveries means that he now requires a more efficient way of recording this information. The deliveries are split into 5 rounds. Each round covers a particular part of the housing estate. Each house is recorded with the customers name and the newspaper(s) required including the days for each delivery. Some customers only have newspapers delivered on one or two days, some also require an evening newspaper. Customers also tell "Ken's Newsagent" when they will be on holiday so that the deliveries can stop. "Ken's Newsagent" works on a monthly invoice system, sent out with the deliveries on the 20th of each month. ...read more.

Middle

There was only 3 fail overall, I was expecting more than that. The fails are not major failures so I don't really need to go back and edit the database. Ill leave it and just say in the user guide that type in exactly. 7. Program Evaluation If I was to do this again I would build a user interface with home made buttons and background pictures. I could have made the tables better in the way that the work. For an example I could have made the address for the customer a drop down box and just have the roads that Ken will deliver to in the drop down box. And just improve on nearly every thing that I have done. For this is not a very good data base for this is the first time I have made one. But I think if I could make an update version of this data base, I would. 8. User Guide. Customer details table. 1. Type in the Title of the customer; only use these Mr, Mis, Mrs, Ms. 2. Type in the First Name of the customer; only use leters in low/high case. ...read more.

Conclusion

Click to start search Delivery Form 1. Display Delivery Number from table 2. Display Customer number from table 3. Display Paper number from table 4. display delivery date from table Paper Form 1. Display Paper name from table 2. Display Paper Number from table 3. Display Paper Relies date; D=Daily, W=Weekly, M=Monthly, Y=Yearly 4. Display paper Costs Query 1. Type in customer number 2. Type in the Title of the customer; only use these Mr, Mis, Mrs, Ms. 3. Type in the First Name of the customer; only use leters in low/high case. 4. Type in the Last Name of the customer; only use leters in low/high case. 5. Type in the Address/Hosue Name of the customer; in clude house number with the road name. 6. Type in the Road Name of the customer; only if you have put in the house name in the Address Line 1. 7. Type in the delivery date 8. Type in the paper name customer has delivered 9. Cost of delivery Invoice Go in to report and every think in the Query is made in to a invoice for you and you just have to press print in file, print. If you have any problems call me on 07952130031 and ill come and help you. Craig Linford 03/05/2007 I ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Management & Manipulation of Information section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Management & Manipulation of Information essays

  1. ICT Solutions for people with Special Needs.

    Conclusions about the affects of legislation on physically impaired users and the requirements it makes on organisations and individuals involved in supporting them Anti-discrimination laws which extend to the net (Conclusions)

  2. Designing a booking system for an Estate Agent.

    This means that this could get lost and the employees would forget which appointment they would have and with which client. To solve this problem I will be creating a visit booking system for the company. The solution will be matched to the client's requirements that I garnered from carrying out an interview with my contact Raj Tevari.

  1. Background and investigation for designing a database for a DVD rental shop.

    For example, when a new customer enters the shop, they are asked to fill out a form by the manager. Once they have completed this form, it is filed away in a folder which includes other membership forms. All such data regarding the business is stored on paper, in folders, including staff details, DVD details and Rental details.

  2. Video World Database as ICT project.

    which customer, video or staff member you have typed the ID in for. There are also buttons provided by button wizard for returning certain videos and for ging to the main menu. Queries Queries are listed in the design section.

  1. ICT Security Report

    This is more often than not done through spoof emails. The fraudulent, provides an email or emails that contain familiar logos and appear to either report a technical fault or a new option that has become available, which requires you to enter your username and password.

  2. A relative of mine works for a corporate firm on CRM (Customer Relationship Management) ...

    The system provided fast data synchronization that gave agent's access to contacts and customer data without being limited to the Internet. Here Sorrells learned that the management must first decide on the results it wants from a CRM system before settling on one (S&MM, 2002).

  1. An evaluation of search processes in Artificial Intelligencec

    Problems can be represented in search trees. These are diagrams representing the path of search, beginning at a start state or the root of the tree and finishing at the goal state. Discussions of problem solving often involve the use of search graphs or Search trees.

  2. The purpose of this document is to provide a design for an electronic payment ...

    It will also incorporate various HCI aspects from a design written by SEG4 2 for the GUI. There will be only one new software component developed for the system. This will be a Payment component which will add functionality to the system, allowing users to pay securely online for any images they wish to purchase.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work