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MS Access Combo box Enabled=False default colour

Posted on 2011-03-25
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I have comboboxes driven on a form so they are only enabled when required.

When enabled = false the default combobox colour and lablel font colour is yellow.  Can either of these not change or be a diffent colour whilst enabled = false?
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE ) earned 2000 total points
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Set Locked = True at the same time. This will render the control to be the same color and such as a "normal" control:

YourCombo.Enabled = False
YourCombo.Locked = True
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