Solved

MS Access form question

Posted on 2011-02-13
4
231 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
A long time ago, I set the forms in my db to some setting that prevents the context menu from popping up when a right click is performed on the title bar of the form, thereby preventing a user from entering Design Mode, etc.

Everything else is locked down as well to keep them out of Design mode and all the rest.


Now I need to allow that context menu and for the life of me, I can't remember how to allow it back.

Any help will be appreciated, I'm just brain dead here.

0
Comment
Question by:rinkydink
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 75

Accepted Solution

by:
DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Access MVP) earned 500 total points
ID: 34885216
see image
Capture1.gif
0
 
LVL 75
ID: 34885219
You may need to hold down the Shift key while opening your db ... to bypass any startup code or macros ... to get to the db window.

mx
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:rinkydink
ID: 34888750
Thank you very much!

0
 
LVL 75
ID: 34889618
You are welcome ...

mx
0

Featured Post

Three Reasons Why Backup is Strategic

Backup is strategic to your business because your data is strategic to your business. Without backup, your business will fail. This white paper explains why it is vital for you to design and immediately execute a backup strategy to protect 100 percent of your data.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

A simple tool to export all objects of two Access files as text and compare it with Meld, a free diff tool.
Technology opened people to different means of presenting information, but PowerPoint remains to be above competition. Know why PPT still works today.
In Microsoft Access, learn different ways of passing a string value within a string argument. Also learn what a “Type Mis-match” error is about.
The viewer will learn how to create a normally distributed random variable in Excel, use a normal distribution to simulate the return on an investment over a period of years, Create a Monte Carlo simulation using a normal random variable, and calcul…

816 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now