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Access 2016 Tutorials

Access 2016 Tutorials - Customize

 
 
 Getting Started Access 2016 Main Menu Database Terms   

Options

Access offers a wide range of customizable options that allow you to make Access work best for you. To access these customizable options:

  • Click the File menu tab
  • Click Options

Options

General

These features allow you to personalize your work environment with the use of ScreenTips, the location and file format of the databases, and the username.

 Access Options

Current Database

This feature allows you to set options for the Application, Navigation, Ribbon and Toolbars, AutoCorrect, and Filters.

 Access Options

Datasheet

This features allows you to personalize options in the way the datasheet looks, including default colors, gridlines and cell effect, and font.

 Datasheet

Object Designers

This feature allows you to customize the options for creating and modifying database objects in Access including Table Design, Query Design, Forms/Reports, and Error Checking.

 Object Designers

Proofing

This features allows you to change how Access automatically correct and formats the contents of the database and how it indicates errors.

 Proofing

Client Settings

This feature allows for advanced customization of Access including, Editing, Display, Printing, and other advanced options.

 Client Settings

Customize

Customize allows you to add features to the Quick Access Toolbar.  If there are tools that you are utilizing frequently, you may want to add these to the Quick Access Toolbar.

 Customize Ribbon

 Getting Started Access 2016 Main Menu Database Terms