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Controlling input with masks

Controlling input with masks: Access 2013 Essential Training
Controlling input with masks: Access 2013 Essential Training

Your Microsoft Access databases give you many ways of controlling data input. This ensures your entries are correct, and more importantly, consistent. Use the Input Mask Field to format entries. This property makes sure that every time a certain type of data (e.g., a phone number), is always entered the same way. Watch this training video to learn more about controlling input with masks.

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