## What is Macro? - Access

• A macro is an advanced option used to automate a series of tasks.
• A macro is a way to automate a task that you perform repeatedly or on a regular basis. It is a series of commands and actions that can be stored and run whenever you need to perform the task. You can record or build a macro and then run it to automatically repeat the series of steps or actions.
• A macro is a set of commands that can be played back at will to perform a given task. These tasks may be something as simple as inserting your name and address into a document or more complex, such as reading all of the data from a file and entering it into a database.