I am hoping someone out there knows a quick and easy answer to the following:
I have a form in MS Access.
I have a combo box on the form to select a username from a table called staff.
I want to select an entry in the above combo box and get it to auto-populate the text boxes named firstname, lastname and extension.
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With Microsoft Access, learn how to start a database in different ways and produce different start-up actions allowing you to use a single database to perform multiple tasks.
Specify a start-up form through options:
Specify an Autoexec macro: