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I have an Access 2003 form that when I click in a field I want it to show a tip
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techhealthCommented:
Use the tooltip property
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft Access MVP)Database Architect / Systems AnalystCommented:
Just use the Control Tip Text property - see image.

Just hover over with mouse ... no click needed
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Boyd (HiTechCoach) Trimmell, Microsoft Access MVPCommented:
I also use this to do what you want:  http://www.lebans.com/tooltip.htm

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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft Access MVP)Database Architect / Systems AnalystCommented:
Yes, the Lebans tipper is very cool ... multiple lines, handy if you want to display tips in more than one language.

mx
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
<when I click in a field I want it to show a tip>
What if the user uses the {TAB} key to get to the field...?

What if the user has done this a gazillion times and now finds this "incorrigible" tip annoying...?

You can also just put a tiny button next to the control (with a question mark as the caption) and pop up a message box on the click event of the button.
This way it is done on command, only when the user needs it.

Just something else to think about.

;-)

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