Making Forms Attractive

Get Access form design tips and Access form design ideas you can use to make Access forms more attractive in this free lesson.

Making forms more attractive

Making forms more attractive

Because others will be using the forms in your database to enter data, you may want to make the forms more visually appealing. These types of changes are done to the form in Layout view.

In Layout view, you see the form as it will appear to the user in Form view, so it's useful for setting the size of controls and other objects on the form, as well as for changing the font, colors, and borders on the form.

To switch to Layout view:

There are three ways you can open the form in Layout view.