I have a Form in Access from which a Command Button opens a child form. When the child form opens the focus moves - all OK so far. When I close the child form the parent form is not in focus - i.e the title bar is greyed out.
I have tried using Forms!fName!fieldName.SetFocus but that doesn't work
Also, just a thought - I usually avoid the popup and modal properties altogether, and use acDialog to lock focus on certain forms as needed.
So from form A (which is neither popup or modal):
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