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Posted on 2015-02-17
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I have a single form with multiple records.  From time to time, when I leave a field, Access performs a spell check, moving the user to a different record.  Is there a way to stop this?
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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see in
File > options (access options) > proofing
uncheck/check box appropriately
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by:Dale Fye
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Also, to prevent Access from moving to another record when you leave a field

1.  Click on the form selector
2.  Open the properties dialog
3.  Click on the "Other" tab and change the value for the "Cycle" property to "Current Record"
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by:Scamquist
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There does not appear to be an option to turn off just for access.  Can it be turned off for just a form, or even a field on a form?
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by:Scamquist
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changing Cycle to Current Record did not help.  When I left the field, it still opened the spell check.
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I found a solution.  Make sure the Name and Control Source are not the same for each text box.  In the Property Sheet > Other > Allow AutoCorrect select no.

This stopped the searching for corrections.
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by:Scamquist
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The other solutions did not work.
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