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Access 2007 - can't break into code on close of form

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I have some code that runs on close of a form. The code has extensive error handling, returns no errors when it runs, and appears to execute all operations. However, when I set breakpoints for diagnostic purposes they are ignored and the code runs to completion and the form closes. I stuck in a bunch of message boxes to track what the code is doing, and they all pop up as expected; however, if I attempt to break into the code at a MsgBox <CTRL+Break> the code just runs to completion and the form closes. Does anybody have any suggestions?
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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place a { stop } command

private sub ....
stop  'add this
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by:dgmoore1
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I put in a stop command as you suggested, but it is ignored as well. I think I'll rebuild the form and see if that helps
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 2000 total points
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do a debug>compile and clear all errors raised..

and you maybe right about creating a new form, your current form is probably corrupted.
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by:dgmoore1
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Recreating the form solved the problem, so corruption was the culprit. The stop command suggestion was a good one, though, and I'll keep it in mind for the future
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