Adding Form Records

In Access 2000 adding form records may seem confusing at first. This free lesson offers step-by-step instructions.

Opening a form

Forms, another type of database object, provide a way for Access users to enter data into a database without having to know how a table is designed.

To open an existing form:

  • Open the Great Lake Elementary School database.
  • In the database window, choose the Forms tab from the Objects palette.
  • To open a form, double-click it, select it, and click the Open button, open button or right-click it and choose Open from the shortcut menu.

Great Lake Elementary database window. Form tab chosen from the Object palette.