Calculating in Access form
Posted on 2007-11-14
I am trying to set up a fairly simple database to record safety issues. In the entry form, I want the user to enter frequency (1-5) and severity (1-5), and have the form calculate the resulting score (multiplying the frequency and severity). This is, of course, easy to do in the reports, but the client would like to know if this can be calculated in the form as well. That way the user can see the score live as they enter the frequency and severity.
Is this possible, and if so, how?