I cannot assign a user-defined function to the onclick event.
Posted on 2014-12-10
I am building a web application on access 2010. It somehow needs to be compatible with access 2007. I am having web compatibality problems with events that cannot be used. If there is a work around, so I can use the click event for controls.
I have tried to create a macro to call the function to vain.
I have tried using the below code to no positive result
.OnClick = "= btntry()"
I even tried to include the location of the function (forms("CreateReports").btntry(), but doesn't work
.The error I get is :
'The expression onclick you entered as the event property setting produced the following error. the function you entered can't be used in this expression.
This error occurs when an event has failed to run because the location of the logic for the event cannot be evaluated. For example, if the OnOpen property of a form is set to =[Field], this error occurs because a macro or event name is expected to run when the event occurs.'
the function is simple and defined as follows:
Public Function btntry()