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Can't Find IsNothing Function in VBA librarys.

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If you go to Help and look at the IsObject function, it says you can use the IsNothing function.  However, it doesn't appear to exist in Access 97!!!!  I'm trying to use an If..then statement to determine if a variable defined as "Form" has been assigned the Nothing value.  It would be nice if I could use the IsNothing function.  

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INTERESTING. The help file must be upgemixed. Try this:

Function IsNothing(x)
  IsNothing = TypeName(x) = "Nothing"
End Function

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