Solved

refresh all open forms

Posted on 2004-09-07
5
367 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Hi All!

In a project, I have several forms and at any one time two or more forms can be open. Is there a simple method for refreshing the data on all open forms?

Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:silsuba
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 41

Accepted Solution

by:
shanesuebsahakarn earned 250 total points
ID: 12000747
Dim frm As Form

For Each frm In CurrentDb.Forms
   frm.Refresh 'Or use frm.Requery, but this will return the form to the first record. It is required to show newly added records
Next
0
 

Author Comment

by:silsuba
ID: 12001097
shane;

Looks good, however when I run I get a method or data member found error on the .Forms

0
 

Author Comment

by:silsuba
ID: 12001143
Ok.. I got it..  

For Each frm in Forms ..

Works so far.. thanks!
0
 
LVL 41

Expert Comment

by:shanesuebsahakarn
ID: 12001152
Hmm, is this an ADP?

Try this:

Dim frm As Object
For Each frm In CurrentProject.AllForms
   If SysCmd(acSysCmdGetObjectState,acForm,frm.Name)<>0 Then frm.Refresh
Next

Does that work?
0
 
LVL 41

Expert Comment

by:shanesuebsahakarn
ID: 12001154
OK, if that fixes it, that's even better :)
0

Featured Post

U.S. Department of Agriculture and Acronis Access

With the new era of mobile computing, smartphones and tablets, wireless communications and cloud services, the USDA sought to take advantage of a mobilized workforce and the blurring lines between personal and corporate computing resources.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Server configuration for MS Access - SQL Server app 8 69
Ms Access VBA Variables 6 26
Turn off MS Access Default=0 for Numerics 6 24
Access check if a table is open 4 39
The first two articles in this short series — Using a Criteria Form to Filter Records (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_6069.html) and Building a Custom Filter (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_6070.html) — discuss in some detail how a form can be…
In a multiple monitor setup, if you don't want to use AutoCenter to position your popup forms, you have a problem: where will they appear?  Sometimes you may have an additional problem: where the devil did they go?  If you last had a popup form open…
What’s inside an Access Desktop Database. Will look at the basic interface, Navigation Pane (Database Container), Tables, Queries, Forms, Report, Macro’s, and VBA code.
Access reports are powerful and flexible. Learn how to create a query and then a grouped report using the wizard. Modify the report design after the wizard is done to make it look better. There will be another video to explain how to put the final p…

786 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