MS Access Combo Box IntelliType

I have 2 combo boxes on a form. Combo 1 starts out loaded with data. Combo 2 starts out Disabled and empty.
When I start to type in Combo 1, it begins finding possible matches for me. When I select an item in the list, I enable Combo 2 and load it with data based upon the selection of Combo 1.

BUT, when I start to type in Combo 2, it does NOT find matches for me. The IntelliSense or IntelliType or whatever you call it is not working.

Anybody know why?
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in the properties, try Auto Expand in the Data Tab


GenesisTechAuthor Commented:
Auto Expand is already set to YES.

That is not the problem.
GenesisTechAuthor Commented:
I figured out the problem.

My second field in the combo box is a text field in which I am performing a Mid() function on it to narrow the string down before I display it.

I do not know why, but the AutoExpand only works on the entire field value and not a portion of it.

Any ideas how I could create the ComboBox with on a subset of the data in the field and still get the AutoExpand to work?

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GenesisTechAuthor Commented:
I figured out the problem.
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