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validate
To confirm as acceptable, appropriate, or correct.
Validation Rule
A property set in the Table Design view-
Table: The validation rule for a table applies to the table's records. A record will not be saved unless it satisfies the validation rule. Such a rule may involve several different fields in a comparison or calculation.
Field: The validation rule for a field is applied when the field's value is saved. An entry will not be saved unless it satisfies the rule.
Validation Text
A property set in the Table Design view -
When a validation rule is violated, a message box displays the Validation Text, which should explain what kinds of values are acceptable.
View: Datasheet
A view where you see the records as a set of rows and columns.
View: Design
A view where you can add, delete, move and otherwise edit a form, report, or data access page.
View: Form
A view where you can see a form with data displayed.
View: Layout Preview
A view of a report which uses sample data. Records may not actually be in the groupings shown. It is for the purpose of seeing how the sections are laid out.
View: Page
A view where you can see a data access page with data displayed.
View: Print Preview
A view that shows the whole document, page by page, as it will be printed.
View: Report
A view where you can see a print preview of a report with all its data.