Learn the basics of Quickbase

1. Overview

Quickbase Basics (3:23)

This video is a brief overview of Quickbase.

Learn about the building blocks of Quickbase apps, including tables, roles, reports, and notifications.

2. Mapping out the problem you'll solve

Pick up a pencil, sticky notes, or your favorite diagramming tool. Think about the problem you're solving and the processes you'll improve with your Quickbase app.

Consider the roles, teams, and departments involved in the current workflow. Reach out to others involved in the process to understand their workflow and identify areas where you, with your Quickbase app, can increase efficiency.

It's important to understand your workflow and process before you start building your app.

3. Understanding Quickbase core concepts

The how-to video series covers all the core concepts involved with building Quickbase apps.

Getting an app from Exchange

Tables: building blocks of an app (4:21)

Customizing forms (6:17)

Table-to-table relationships: Concept (5:34)

Table-to-table relationships: How-to (4:48)

Creating reports (5:51)

Creating charts (5:25)

Customizing home pages (6:07)

Creating roles (5:43)

Configure reports & charts (1:20)

Web page widgets (1:13)

Notifications (2:00)

Search widgets (2:17)

Fields & reports (3:20)


4. Translating your process into a Quickbase app

After you've mapped out your process and understand core Quickbase concepts, it's time to start designing your app.

5. Building your Quickbase app: step-by-step

In this hands-on Quickbase University series, build your tables, fields, forms, relationships, and reports. This is designed for new or experienced app builders seeking a solid understanding of core Quickbase features.

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