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Microsoft Access 2013 form does not open the same size as I saved it

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I have an irritating problem that the "autoresize" property is supposed to take care of. When I open the form it opens showing only the first record and the form is only  3 inches high. I have to drag it down to resize. I save it in design view with the proper height and my autoresize property is set to true. Please help, thanks!
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In this instance, you would want the autoresize value to be false. A value of true automatically resizes the form to display a complete record, while false will use the last saved size. See here for more details.
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Thank you very much, that worked.
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by:Dale Fye (Access MVP)
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I like to use the Form_Open event to change the form size appropriately.

Private sub Form_Open(Cancel as integer)

    me.insideheight = 5 *1440
    me.insidewidth =  9 * 1440

End sub
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