Solved

dbCombo and Data Control

Posted on 1998-08-08
4
160 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-30
I know the answer is probably in paq but it's worth the points to not search all day. My question is.....
How do I make whatever I select from my dbCombo Dropdown the current record in my data control? VB5
0
Comment
Question by:DPPro
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:Dalin
ID: 1468309

DPPro,
In the dbCombo's Change event, add:
dataControlName.Recordset.FindFirst "YourFieldName = " & dbCombo.Text
Any problems let me know.
Regards
Dalin

0
 

Author Comment

by:DPPro
ID: 1468310
This didn't work.
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:Dalin
ID: 1468311
DPPro,
Explain how you set your dbcombo? posibly post your code.
Regards
0
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
Dalin earned 100 total points
ID: 1468312
Sorry, I missed the two single quotes:


       dataControlName.Recordset.FindFirst "YourFieldName = '" & dbCombo.Text & "'"
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

There are many ways to remove duplicate entries in an SQL or Access database. Most make you temporarily insert an ID field, make a temp table and copy data back and forth, and/or are slow. Here is an easy way in VB6 using ADO to remove duplicate row…
Since upgrading to Office 2013 or higher installing the Smart Indenter addin will fail. This article will explain how to install it so it will work regardless of the Office version installed.
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

713 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question