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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: access form B's text box from form A.

    hi,

    can i know how can i access the items eg. textbox from one form to another from? eg. i want to access to control form B's text box from form A.
    what i actually doing in form B's textbox are lock, and i want to unlock the textbox from form A.

    thank you.

  2. #2
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    addtional information : i'm using access with VB

  3. #3
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    If you are in Form B, and you want to access TextBox1 on Form A then use
    Forms("A").TextBox1="Called from Form B"

  4. #4
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    hm.. i need to manipulate the properties of the textbox of form B from A .
    how can unlocked the textbox of form B from Form A?

  5. #5
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    I just do this in a SetValue macro action that runs from a another form

    [Forms]![ProspectNotes]![ActdateComments].[Locked]
    Yes

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    Forms("A").TextBox1.Enabled=True

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    hey it works.. thanks..ya

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    Glad that it works

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