O'Reilly logo

Microsoft® Office Access™ 2007 Plain & Simple by Curtis D. Frye

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Manipulating Columns

You can change how data is displayed in your datasheet by changing the order of the table’s columns. You can also add or delete fields by inserting a column (which creates a new field) or deleting a column (which deletes the field it represents). If you want to copy the contents of a column to another table, or even to another Office document, you can do so easily.

Relocate a Column

  1. Click the column head of the column you want to move.

  2. Drag the column to its new position in the datasheet. A vertical black line appears on the edge ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required