Link Subforms based on Parent and Child ID, and open Subform in add new record on open in Access

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How can I link a subform based on a record ID, but have the subform open to only add new records?

I have a main form in access with multiple tabs.  I would like the subform to open in the add record mode but only display the ID from the main form.   Is this possible?

If I have a member ID of 123 on the main form.  I have multiple pages that have worksheets, sub reports or forms.  One page I want linked to a subform based on the member ID, but only open in add new record more with the member ID visible.
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Set the DataEntry property of that subform to True. This tells Access to ONLY allow new records to be added.

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Thank You!  I knew it would be that simple :)

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