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« Getting Started Customize Access Database Terms »

Access 2007 offers a wide range of customizable options that allow you to make Access work the best for you.  To access these customizable options:

  • Click the Office Button
  • Click Access Options

Access Options

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.

Popular Menu

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

Current Database

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

Datasheet Menu

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

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


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

Advanced Menu

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 Menu

« Getting Started Customize Access Database Terms »

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