Whether you're discussing databases, dogs, or dirigibles, looks count. In the case of databases, attractive design is not merely a matter of making your reports and forms look pretty. A more aesthetically pleasing form or report often means greater efficiency and enhanced functionality.
Here are a few Access features to convey information more effectively or improve the appearance of your database objects. (The formatting toolbar is shown in Figure 12.13.)
1 Object Selector 2 Font 3 Font Size 4 Bold 5 Italics 6 Underline 7 Align Left 8 Center 9 Align Right 10 Fill/Back Color 11 Font/Fore Color 12 Line/Border Color 13 Line/Border Width 14 Special Effects