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How to call this sub from another form

Posted on 2013-05-30
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I have a Form I will call frm1
I have a subform on that form I will call sfrm1

On sfrm1, I have the following code:

Public Sub BookmarkLine()

Dim vLine As Long
Dim rs As DAO.Recordset

vLine = Me.[Line_No]
Me.Requery
Set rs = Me.RecordsetClone
rs.FindFirst "[Line_No]=" & vLine
Me.Bookmark = rs.Bookmark

End Sub


I need to call BookmarkLine(), from another standalone form I will call frm2.  Basically, when a command button on frm2 is clicked, I need it to call BookmarkLine()

Please help with the synatax of the command button to make the call.   Thanks
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform) earned 500 total points
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First, change
Public Sub BookmarkLine() and End Sub

to

Public Function BookmarkLine()
End Function

Then, call like this

Form_YourActualSubformNameHere.BookmarkLine

Be sure YourActualSubformNameHere is the name of the 'subform' as it appears in the database window (or Navigation pane)

mx
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Thanks!
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You are welcome.
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