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Ten Minute Guide to Access 97 by Faithe Wempen

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Exiting Access

When you finish working with Access, you should exit to free up your computer's memory for other tasks. There are several ways to exit Access:

  • Press Alt+F4.

  • Select File, Exit.

  • Click the Access window's Close (X) button (see Figure 3.3).

Alt+F4? File, Exit?

In this book, I use a kind of shorthand to tell you what keys to press and which menu commands to select. When you see "press Alt+F4," it means "hold down the Alt key on the keyboard while you press the F4 key." When you see "select File, Exit," it means "click on the word File on the menu bar, and then click on the Exit command on the menu that appears."

In this lesson, you learned to start and exit Access, and you learned about the main parts of the screen, including the toolbar ...

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