Access

logo_access2010NOT ON THE LIST IN 2016

Access, the database software is part of the MS Office suite.

Website Cost Availability
office.microsoft.com/access Commercial. Free Trial Download
Past Overall Rankings
2015: – 2014: – 2013: – 2012: – 2011: – 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: 72=

Comments from some of those who selected it as one of their Top 10 Tools

“back-end application of our interactive web course catalogue”  Doris Edwards

“I use Access more often for short-term sorting or rearranging tasks than for long-term storage of facts or other information. Furthermore, Access serves me as transitional medium for importing keyword lists from text to powerpoint.” Matthias Melcher