Solved

2nd row of a combo box`

Posted on 2014-04-23
4
294 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-23
I have attached a picture of a combo box. I would like to see more of the 2nd column of the box. Is there way to expand the view of just the 2nd column? I attached a picture.
Pic-of-Combo-Box.pdf
0
Comment
Question by:cansevin
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:MacroShadow
ID: 40018495
In the properties of the combo box, in the format tab (the first tab) you can specify the size you want, each column is separated by a semi-colon. ie: 1cm;2.5cm
0
 

Author Comment

by:cansevin
ID: 40018514
I tried that in the column width and it didn't do anything. It did convert it to inches. Still looks the same.
0
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
MacroShadow earned 500 total points
ID: 40018541
Make sure that the ListWidth property (on the format tab) is wide enough to accommodate the width you set for the ColumnWidth.
0
 
LVL 120

Expert Comment

by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
ID: 40018542
adjust the property List Width (maybe it is set to auto)
try 3.5 or any other value
0

Featured Post

Ransomware-A Revenue Bonanza for Service Providers

Ransomware – malware that gets on your customers’ computers, encrypts their data, and extorts a hefty ransom for the decryption keys – is a surging new threat.  The purpose of this eBook is to educate the reader about ransomware attacks.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I originally created this report in Crystal Reports 2008 where there is an option to underlay sections. I initially came across the problem in Access Reports where I was unable to run my border lines down through the entire page as I was using the P…
It’s been over a month into 2017, and there is already a sophisticated Gmail phishing email making it rounds. New techniques and tactics, have given hackers a way to authentically impersonate your contacts.How it Works The attack works by targeti…
Familiarize people with the process of utilizing SQL Server views from within Microsoft Access. Microsoft Access is a very powerful client/server development tool. One of the SQL Server objects that you can interact with from within Microsoft Access…
In Microsoft Access, learn how to “cascade” or have the displayed data of one combo control depend upon what’s entered in another. Base the dependent combo on a query for its row source: Add a reference to the first combo on the form as criteria i…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question