Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Create a Blank Database
The File New Database dialog
5 Locate and select the folder
in which you want to store
the database file.
6 Click OK.
7 Click Create .
C Access creates a new, blank
database and opens a new
table, ready for data.
What is the pane on the left?
This is the Navigation pane, which
you can use to open various database
objects. Click the Shutter Bar Open/
Close button ( ) to collapse the
pane; click the button again (
How do I open an existing database?
Click the File tab, click Open , click Recent , and then click the
database in the Recent Databases list that appears. If the
database does not appear in the Recent Databases list, click
Open Other Files , click Computer or your SkyDrive, and then
click Browse to display an Open dialog box. Locate and select the
database file, and click Open .
expand the pane.