Epi Info™ User Guide

Form Designer

How To: Delete an Existing Data Table Without Deleting the Form

To delete an existing data table without deleting the form, perform the following steps:

  1. From the Form Designer toolbar, select Tools > Delete Data Table. The Form Designer warning message appears.
Confirmation dialog warning that the data table for the current form will be deleted and offering Yes and No buttons to continue.
  1. Click Yes. The data table associated with your form is deleted. The form remains intact.
  • If the data table is deleted, any entered data associated with the form are deleted from the project. Be absolutely sure you do not need the records.

Note: This function should be used only if the data is expendable. This action is permanent and irreversible.