Open form, sub form, control

Hi Experts.

I have a form with a subform and in the sub form there is a control, where i need to change the value.

The code is running from a Public Function in a Module.

Can some one help with this?
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DCRAPACCESSAuthor Commented:
I get a error when i try this:
MsgBox Forms!DCDK_ReportingInfo.Ekstra_reporting.Form.Controls(ctlname).Value

Also this give an error:
MsgBox Forms!DCDK_ReportingInfo.DCDK_ReportingInfo_ER.Form.Controls(ctlname).Value

"Ekstra_reporting" is the sub form name, the sub forms object name is "DCDK_ReportingInfo_ER".

The control name comes from a string ("ctlname").
What is the exact error?
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DCRAPACCESSAuthor Commented:
It should be something like this, but can't get it to work:
You should not use the subform name anywhere in the command.(except by coincidence)

The subform reference needs to be the name of the subform container control on the main form.

DCRAPACCESSAuthor Commented:
Sorry, my bad! I was referring to the wrong sub form name :-( Sorry for wasting every ones time mbizup wrote the right answer in the first response.
No trouble.  The distinction Pete made is an important one, and I was lazy in my post. The name of the subform control is what is needed. That is the Name property of the 'frame' that houses the subform. It is frequently the same as the subform name, but not always.
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