How to tab to the next textbox in Word 2003

Posted on 2010-01-08
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
I created a few textboxes from the control toolbox and I am unable to use the tab key to switch to the next textbox. I thought I could make a change in the TabIndex within the textbox properties, but that option is not available. I'm thinking it would have to be done using VB, but I'm not sure what would need to be done.

Thank you in Advance!
Question by:ironman05
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    There is a ton of excellent information you can find here....

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    I'm not to good at this so I can't get it to work. An example would be helpful because the one in the link are not working for me.
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    by:Joanne M. Orzech
    You need to lock the form.  View, Toolbars, Forms, and click the far right button to lock it.

    Author Comment

    I was able to get it working when I decided to start from scratch, but thank you for your help

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    Lead in the right direction, but no direct answer.

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