Tag Archives: Forms

Working With Form Objects

In this blog post we will be taking a look at how you can work with form objects in MS Access. Using the collection Controls of a form, all controls can be cycled through and only those of a particular type can be targeted.  In the following example all controls of the form are checked […]

Form Design View Explained

Form Object select button   Form Header   Form Detail   Form Footer     There are four main parts to any form. The Form Object select button selects the form window object.  The header, detail and footer are all children of the Form Object.  The Form Object links directly to tables and queries and […]

Sorting And Filtering Forms

In this post, we will be providing you with some techniques for sorting and filtering records in a form. Just like a datasheet, we can alter the order of the records see. You can sort a form by clicking into the field you wish to sort and then clicking either Ascending or Descending in the […]