In Access tables are arguably the most important object. Use tables in Access to store all of your data to run queries and reports.
While there are four types of database objects in Access 2010, tables are arguably the most important. Even when you're using forms, queries, and reports, you're still working with tables because that's where your data is stored. Tables are at the heart of any database, so it's important to understand how to use them.
In this lesson, you will learn how to open tables, create and edit records, and modify the appearance of your table to make it easier to view and work with.
In this lesson, we will work with the tables in our sample database. If you would like to follow along, download our example and use it to follow the procedures demonstrated in this lesson.