Adding Form Records

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

Navigating a form

Navigating—or moving through records in a form—lets you review, add, and edit information.

Like Datasheet view, the Form view window contains a status area (shown below) in the lower-left corner. Use the arrows to navigate the forms.

A form's status area

lesson arrowUse the keyboard to navigate the fields in a form using the following keys:

Key:Selects the:
TabNext field to the right
Shift+TabNext field to the left
Down ArrowField below the current record
Up ArrowField above the current record