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Experts, how do I make the subform in datasheet format, automatically sum as shown?   I have to continually choose the dropdown "Sum" for the column.   I have saved the form as shown in the pic below but it doesnt open with the column summed.

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PatHartman earned 2000 total points
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This feature leaves a lot to be desired.  If you want to ensure that the total always populates, add a footer to the subform and add a control that does the summing there.
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ahhh I see.  I was afraid of that.  OK I can add a field.  Thank you
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