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I have a command button that executes a spell check when clicked.   I also need to perform a spell check on a subform.

What is the proper syntax for calling the acCmdSpelling on the subform?

'Spell check on main form (works fine)
DoCmd.RunCommand acCmdSpelling

'Spell check on sub form (does NOT work)
Forms![frmTopicsOpen]![sfrmComments].Form.RunCommand acCmdSpelling

Thanks,
EEH
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LenaWood earned 200 total points
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If you are wanting to run it from your button, what if you set focus on the subform first, and then said to run the spell check.
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Works like a charm!!!

Thanks, Lena.

EEH
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No problem...glad you understood what I was TRYING to say...I had enough typos to choke a horse haha.
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