Change input language Automaticall when stop on certain feilds

Posted on 2009-07-05
Last Modified: 2013-11-28
i am working on an access 2007 db that in some form fields (text box) require to change the input language.
usually i do that by pressing ALT+SHIFT, is there any way to automate the process ? so when i stop on that field the language change automatically?
or a caomand botton on the form to do this function?
NB i am a newbee

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Hi Maherio,

Have a look at this similar question

Use ActivateKeyboardLayout()

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There's no simple way to do what you want.
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Solved it is so easy, all you had to do is to go for format tab of the textBox, then go down to Keyboard language and change it from system to the required langauge.
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We live & learn! Well done!

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