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Is it possible to change the forecolor of a record in datasheet view if the record meets certain criteria?
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This is not possible (without deep windows programming which you don't want to get involved in)

There is a trick you can use on a continous form though using the background color, so if you make the detail section look like a datasheet view, you will get more or less the same effect.

Read this article on the subject:
"Changing the Background Color of the Current Record in a Continuous Form" - http://www.netservice.no/trygve/wiz/FrameText.asp?ArticleID=15B84BFD-450C-11D3-A9BB-005004227874

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by:Dwhite
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Thanks I tried it and it works great
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Glad to have been of assistance :-))
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