?
Solved

Adding Subform to Access Tab Strip

Posted on 2010-11-17
2
Medium Priority
?
484 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I am ballfed.  I am an Access programmer, and want to use a TabStrip, which I have used in some prior projects.  

I have a main form, added the Microsoft ActiveX TabStrip control.  Set the Tab properties for 10 tabs.  I see the tabs.

However, when I try to add the Subform control on any tab, it attaches to the mainform.  

It also doesn't let me click anything but the first tab in design mode, but in "run" mode, I can cliick all tabs.

however, can't put any controls on!!!

I am using Access 2007 with ActiveX Tabstrip 6.0.  

HELP!
0
Comment
Question by:sharpapproach
2 Comments
 
LVL 120

Accepted Solution

by:
Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 2000 total points
ID: 34156307
why not just use the Access Tab Control object.

to add a subform to the Tab, make sure that you select the Page where you want to add the subform, before dragging and drop or inserting a subform to the page
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:sharpapproach
ID: 34157022
Duh.  Didn't realize that.  I did VB for years and years, and always used the ActiveX.  Thanks. Worked Perfect
0

Featured Post

The new generation of project management tools

With monday.com’s project management tool, you can see what everyone on your team is working in a single glance. Its intuitive dashboards are customizable, so you can create systems that work for you.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Sometimes MS breaks things just for fun... In Access 2003, only the maximum allowable SQL string length could cause problems as you built a recordset. Now, when using string data in a WHERE clause, the 'identifier' maximum is 128 characters. So, …
Beware when using the ListIndex and the Column() properties of a listbox in Access 2007.  A bug has been identified in the Access 2007 listbox code which can cause the .ListIndex property to return a -1, and the .Columns(#) property to return a NULL…
With Microsoft Access, learn how to specify relationships between tables and set various options on the relationship. Add the tables: Create the relationship: Decide if you’re going to set referential integrity: Decide if you want cascade upda…
In Microsoft Access, when working with VBA, learn some techniques for writing readable and easily maintained code.

593 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question