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MS Access - Storing value from a subform control into a main form control

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Quick question:  I'm building a form from 2 tables:
tblMain fields:
tblDowntime fields:
I created a form using the tblMain and then dropped in a subform using tblDowntime (Downtime Form).  They are linked using the MainRecordNumber field.
How can I pull the "TotalMinutes" field off the subform and use it as the entry for the "TotalHours" field on the Main Form?
I can get the subform value to appear on the main form by doing: [Downtime Form].Form![Total Minutes] in a text box.
But how can I store that in the Main Table under "Total Hours"?
Thanks in advance for your help!
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