Create forms for a new database

Learn how to create forms Learn how to create forms. Forms provide a window into your data, make your database look polished and professional, and help you enter data more accurately. This is the fifth course in a series that teaches beginners how to use Access 2010.

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About this course

This course includes:

  • One practice session for hands-on experience. The practice requires Access 2010.

  • A Quick Reference Card you can print at the end of the course.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Create a detail form.

  • Create a split form — a form that lets you work with single records and large amounts of data.

  • Use the Form Wizard to create a form.

  • Use Layout view to create a subform — a form that lets you work with one-to-many data.

  • Create a Navigation form.

  • Use Layout view to change a form.

  • Use Design view to change a form.

Before you begin

Topics in this course

  1. Basic forms

  2. A quick look at form design

  3. Types of forms

  4. Ways to create forms

  5. Change forms in Layout view

  6. Practice

  7. Quick Reference Card

Applies To: Access 2010

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