Access: Highlight selected record

Posted on 2009-04-24
Last Modified: 2013-11-28
I have a continuous form. The continuous form has 3 fields: "FirstName", "LastName", "Phone".

i.e. It looks something like this

Tom Larks         111-213-5543
John Simpson    231-448-8878
Ron Urgli            449-210-5593

How do i make it so that whatever record is selected is highlighted blue. (This would give the same effect as when you select a row in excel it highlights that row.)

Ideas: Is there a way to make conditional formatting highlight a textbox if it is selected, or row it belongs to is selected?
Question by:ouestque
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    Accepted Solution

    This link helped me a while back when I had this problem:

    Hope it helps u too. :)
    LVL 75

    Assisted Solution

    by:DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Access MVP)
    This is pretty much it (free):


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