Working with Forms

In Access forms ensure you're entering the right data in the right location. Use forms in Access to keep your Access database accurate.

Using form features

The exact procedure you use for filling out a form will vary depending on the content and design of the form you're using. The forms in your database might be similar to the examples in the two interactives below. Between them, they include most of the features you'll commonly encounter in forms.

Click the buttons in the interactive below to learn about a simple form.

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Some forms may include more options, like calendar buttons, drop-down lists, yes/no checkboxes, subforms, and embedded tables.

Click the buttons in the interactive below to learn about a more complex form.

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