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Prevent Access users from being able to see "design" view of form.

Posted on 2014-03-04
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How can I stop the users from seeing the design view of a form when the right click.

(I am familiar with VBA)
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Question by:Patrick O'Dea
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 334 total points
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the best way  is to convert your app to .accde or .mde
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by:Patrick O'Dea
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Thanks Roy,

Is there any other easy way?

(just wondering!)
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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you can also use the following setting
Office button > access options > current database

uncheck the followingx
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You can also Lock your VBA project ... by using a password.
Quick and simple.
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vba lock
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by:Patrick O'Dea
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Thanks folks,

I am spoilt for choice!
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