Requery combo box as soon as it's selected
Posted on 2014-12-27
I have a combo box that has a saved query as its row source. The query has as a "where" clause that is based on a field of the currently selected row. That means that when the user selects the combo box, before displaying the drop down list, the I need to requery the combo box so the correct selection criteria is used to generate the list.
I found I can do this by using the GotFocus event but that makes selection very jerky - the combo box is selected, the drop down list appears and then closes then on the second click. Is there another way I can accomplish what I need?