troubleshooting Question

VBA Controls Class

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A UserForm for my MS Word  document has a button click that loops through the Controls on the form.

Private Sub cmdBack_Click()
  Dim ctrl As Control
  For Each ctrl In frmTest.Controls    
        If ctrl.Name = "fra1" Then ctrl.Visible = False
End Sub

Stepping through everything seems to work great BUT the control named fra1 never goes invisible.

In the Immediate window the control referenced with ctrl.visible returns False while the control referenced with fra1.visible returns True

If I change the code to fra1.visible = False the control does become invisible.

Why are these two code segments getting different results?

Thank you,


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