Lesson 4.12. Setting a Default Value
Figure 4-15. A field's default value
Figure 4-16. The for the State field automatically appears in a new record.
You can enter a default value to specify a value that is automatically entered in a field when a new record is created. For example, if most of your clients are from Texas, you could set the default value for the State field to "TX." When a user adds a record to the table, they can either accept the "TX" default value for the State field or enter their own value.