Which "event" can be used after a record in a Form is displayed?
Posted on 2010-09-22
I am developing an Access 2007 front-end to a SQL Server 2007 database.
I have a an Access Form that displays a customer order and allows it to be modified.
"Notes" can be added to an order and I would like to "pop up" these notes in a separate form when an order record is first displayed to make the user aware of them.
When I do this in the "Form_Current" event, my notes pop up OK, but this happens before the order is fully displayed. I would like the Order Form to be displayed first and my notes popped up before the operator starts to work on the order.
I have tried other events including "After Rendering" and "After Final Rendering" but these never appear to happen.
Can anyone tell me which event I should use to display my notes just after the order form has been populated and displayed?