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Posted on 2004-09-03
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Hello,

I have created a query in my DB.  I want to add a hyperlink to each record produced in the query that will take me to that record in Form view.  Right now, I can create a hyperlink that takes me to the form, but not one that takes me right to the same record.  

A second thing I want to do is link groups of records in my main table so when I click on a hyperlink, it only brings up that group of records.  Can this be done?

Thanks,
John
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Question by:jz1english
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Hello jz1english,

hyperlinks retrieve documents not data, so you cannot do what you ask because no document exists containing the data you want.

You can use a form datasheet to display the results of your query and then use a click or doubleclick event procedure for one or more of the displayed textboxes to open the form with the matching data.


Pete
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