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Access 2003 Form- only add records

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Is there a property on a form would only allow new records on the form. I have a table  and 1 form.  when I open the form it will only allow a new record to be added.  I am assuming its a form property.  I am opening the form without any vba coding or macros.  ??
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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set the Data Entry property of the form to YES
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It was on Yes
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so, what is the problem?
did you make table1 as the record source of the form?
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Yes i Did.   I dont understand why the form is doing that..  I created another form,  it worked fine...  
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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check the setting of

Allow Additions      the default for this property is Yes  and must be set to Yes
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set to yes
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then, that form is corrupted. just delete the form and create a new one.
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Thanks for your help....
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