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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: combo box: lock the text?

    for some reason the users of my db are changing the text in the combo boxes.

    how can i lock this down?

  2. #2
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    If the Limit To List property is set to yes, then they can. I take it the combo is bound to a table?

  3. #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by DJN
    If the Limit To List property is set to yes, then they can. I take it the combo is bound to a table?
    based off a query

  4. #4
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    If Limit to List is set to YES they shouldn't be able to change it, unless, of course, they're changing the underlying data thru a table or form. Is it set to YES?
    Hope this helps!

    The problem with making anything foolproof...is that fools are so darn ingenious!

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