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GoToRecord command

Posted on 1998-12-17
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I am jumping from one form to another using:

    DoCmd.GoToRecord acDataForm, "ViewInvoices", acGoTo, 2

but instead of going to record number 2 I want to go to the same record that I am already in. acNext  - ok,  acPrevious - ok ... but I want to go to the very same record.
What is this command?!!!

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Question by:englishman
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by:smilitaru
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Please, be less confusing.
If you don't know to go from current record you have no need to use GoToRecord command, or if You want to use try with
DoCmd.GoToRecord acDataForm, "ViewInvoices", acGoTo, 0
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by:englishman
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DoCmd.GoToRecord acDataForm, "ViewInvoices", acGoTo, 0
0 is an invalid value.

I was using:

    Dim stLinkCriteria As String

    stDocName = "ViewInvoices"
   
    stLinkCriteria = "[InvoiceNo]=" & Me![InvoiceNo]
    DoCmd.OpenForm stDocName, , , stLinkCriteria

But the trouble with this is that it filters the records.
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by:spiridonov
ID: 1971360
You need to use 'Bookmark' property of the Form record source.
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by:Trygve
ID: 1971361
Or:
forms!OtherForm!InvoiceNo.setfocus
DoCmd.FindRecord me!InvoiceNo

The bookmark approach is more elegant (even if it takes more code to do it), but often considered a bit confusing by non-expert programmers
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by:englishman
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You are both more elegant than me, and Trygve takes the points.
Excellent.
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OK then.

Happy christmas seasons !
Trygve
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