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Show color dialog box

Posted on 2012-03-09
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I am wanting users to be able to click a button and choose the color they want the backround color of the textbox to be.  I then want the color number to be put in a hiddent textbox field.  I have written the code to save the color number just need the dialog box for color to pop up.
Thanks in advance
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform) earned 500 total points
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Here you go:

Calling Windows Choose Color Dialog
http://access.mvps.org/access/api/api0060.htm

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NOTE:  Occasionally that site is down lately, or sporadically 'service not available'.  Ran into that just now ... kept trying

And there is this, where I think most of the other code originated from:

http://www.lebans.com/fontcolordialog.htm

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Thank you for the quick response, It works PERFECTLY!!!!!
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Were you able to get to the MVPS site ok?

Keep those links (Lebans and MVPS.org/Access) ... two of the VERY BEST Access sites ever.

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