Access Form: simple question
Posted on 2013-06-25
Dear experts -
I think this is simple, but can't get it to work:
There is no space to squeeze in an invoice number field on a form. Instead, when the user tabs out of the invoice amount field, I put in code in the after update event of the field to invoke a popup where the user can enter the invoice number. This works fine.
However, if the user (intuitively) hits shift-enter (to save) after entering the invoice number, it seems to be simultaneously invoking the popup AND the form before update.
Is there some way to only have the popup appear - i.e., if user tries to save record and invoice number isn't entered, the popup is invoked first?