I have a subform that has some calculated fields on it. I would like to display negative values in red font and show them in paranthesis. How can I do this? I know I can change the font color using conditional formatting, but how best to accomplish the paranthiesis.
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In Microsoft Access, learn how to “cascade” or have the displayed data of one combo control depend upon what’s entered in another.
Base the dependent combo on a query for its row source:
Add a reference to the first combo on the form as criteria i…
Add bar graphs to Access queries using Unicode block characters. Graphs appear on every record in the color you want. Give life to numbers.
Hopes this gives you ideas on visualizing your data in new ways ~
Create a calculated field in a query: