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Access 2010 define opening form

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Folks,
Just another senior moment in paradise. It's been a while since I used Access. Where do I locate the option that when a database is open it launches a specific form? Where do I go to create a mde file?
This is for Access 2010
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1.  Startup form:  If you click on the File tab, then select Options, then select Current Database.  The 4th item in the Application Options is Display Form:  Select your startup form in that dropdown.
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2.  Make and MDE

Select File, then Save & Publish.  In the advanced section you will see a Make ACCDE option.
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thanks folks - appreciate it
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