how would i make it so that the a form automatically opens with the db is opened.

How would i  make it so that  the  a form automatically opens with the access is opened. My program only has 1 form.
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
set on the Display Option the name of your form

OffIce > Access options > Current Database
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
set on the Display Form Option the name of your form

OffIce > Access options > Current Database
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vbnetcoderAuthor Commented:
Not sure how to get to office -- what do you mean by that?
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BitsqueezerCommented:
Hi,

Rey meant the Office button if you have Access 2007. Since Access 2010 it is the purple "File" tab instead, the rest is the same.
In versions before A2007 you can find that in the Tools menu as far as I remember.
As Rey already answered that, this was only an additional hint, no solution.

Cheers,

Christian
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vbnetcoderAuthor Commented:
i have office 365
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BitsqueezerCommented:
Office 365 is only a licence model as you normally get the newest version always.
If you look at the top left corner of a started Access you should see the "File" tab which is in Access 2010 and Access 2013 (and I guess also in Access 2016). As far as I know Office 365 started with Access 2010.
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
try

File > options > current database
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Keyboard CowboyCommented:
You can also put in an autoexec macro - and have it only open the form.
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crystal (strive4peace) - Microsoft MVP, AccessRemote Training and ProgrammingCommented:
After you pick File > Options > Current Database, you will see a dropdown for Display Form with a list of the forms in your current database.

Optionally, you can define a macro named AutoExec (capitalization is optional) with:
Action --> OpenForm
     Form Name  --> pick the name of your form from the dropdown list.

In the AutoExec macro, I usually do this as well:
Action --> Maximize

If you are using Tabbed View, this will have no effect.  I prefer, however, to also set the Options to Overlapping Windows:

File > Options > Current Database
under Document Window Options:  check 'Overlapping Windows'
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vbnetcoderAuthor Commented:
ty
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crystal (strive4peace) - Microsoft MVP, AccessRemote Training and ProgrammingCommented:
you're welcome ;) ~ happy to help
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