Microsoft Access - jump to a specific record in a table

I'm using Microsoft Access and I have a form bound to a table. The primary key of the table is ItemCode + PriceDate. I'd like to add a button to the form that jumps to the last date for the current ItemCode. The idea is that the user will have a record up on the screen and that record has a particular ItemCode. When they press this button, the form will jump to the record that has the highest PriceDate for that ItemCode.

What is the best way to do this?

Thanks in advance!
jrmcanada2Asked:
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Dale FyeCommented:
Best method is to create a clone of the forms recordset, then do a FindFirst to find the specific record and Bookmark to move the focus on the form to the selected record, something like:

Private Sub cmd_FindMaxDate_Click

    Dim strCriteria as string
    Dim dtMax as date

    strCriteria = "([ItemCode] = " & chr$(34) & me.txtItemCode & chr$(34) & ")"  'drop the chr$(34) if ItemCode is numeric
    dtMax = DMAX("PriceDate", "yourTableName", strCriteria)
    strCriteria = strCriteria & " AND ([PriceDate] = #" & dtMax & "#)"

    with me.recordsetclone
        .FindFirst strCriteria
        if .nomatch then
            msgbox "Did not find record where " & strCriteria
        Else
            me.bookmark = .bookmark
        End If
    End With

End Sub

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jrmcanada2Author Commented:
Thank you!
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Dale FyeCommented:
glad to help
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