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What can I set control source equal to?

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I want to make it so that my object doesn't have any link to a database, so I use:
myobject.controlsource=null
but that gave me an error, so I tried:
myobject.controlsource=nothing
then:
myobject.controlsource=""
but none of these worked, am I doing something wrong or is there some wierd value I have to set is to?
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by:Paurths
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hi manly9004,

are u talking about textboxes, or something else???
this should work (for textbox):

me.Yourtextbox.Controlsource = ""

cheers
Ricky
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by:TheNextStep
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Just do not declare a control source at all.  The default is no control source.
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by:Paurths
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what object are u referring too?

if it is a form then it should be :
me.form.Recordsource = ""
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by:nico5038
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You want to unbind a control dynamically, this is done by:

Me.Controls("<name of control>").ControlSource = ""

Nic;o)
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by:CJHarrap
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textbox.controlsource = empty ?

Dunno.

Cheers,

CJ.

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by:Paurths
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any luck manly9004?
or do u need more assistance?

cheers
Ricky
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by:costello
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manly,

can you please explain how you can have the grade of knowledge of Access you are showing here, and be asking questions like this, in the Office area:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/qShow.jsp?ta=msoffice&qid=20169502
http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/qShow.jsp?ta=msoffice&qid=20169553

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by:Paurths
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any luck manly9004?
or do u need more assistance?

cheers
Ricky
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by:Paurths
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hello?

do u need more assistance manly?

cheers
Ricky
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by:costello
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manly,

in case my last comment was not clear enough...

Sending out points for free between friends in dummy questions like you just did is not allowed on EE, and this is what I am suspecting you off in the 2 a.m. links.

If you don't provide a reasonible explanation, I will delete and undo both questions.

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