Access Services planning (SharePoint Server 2010)
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise
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Access Services is a service application available in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 that allows users to edit, update, and create linked Microsoft Access 2010 databases that can be viewed and manipulated by using an internet browser, the Access client, or a linked HTML page.
You can customize the SharePoint Server 2010 permission levels, or you can create new permission levels that contain specific permissions. This article describes which SharePoint Server 2010 permissions are required for Access Services actions.
With Access Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, the IT department can centrally manage and govern Access Web databases. Together, Microsoft Access 2010, Access Services, and SharePoint 2010 Products empower users to easily track, report, and share custom database applications and for themselves, their team, and their organizations.