Be the Master of Your Controls
"Be the Master of Controls"
After the tables are set, it's all about controls. Labels, text boxes, subforms and a cornicopia of others are at your disposal. Danny Lesandrini will show you how to bring them to heel using VBA code. Some of the techniques covered include:
- Change the font, backcolor and style of a text box
- Show and hide controls dynamically
- Load label captions based on table-driven values
- Resize subforms when parent form resizes
Virtually all control properties (with a few exceptions) can be set from your VBA code. See how to make your forms more flexible and extensible. Pick up tips on constructing a more user-friendly interface. Learn how to become the Master of Your Controls.
Our presenter, Danny J. Lesandrini, a Microsoft Certified Professional in Access, Visual Basic and SQL Server, has been programming with Microsoft development tools since 1995. He maintains a web site with free code samples at http://amazecreations.com/datafast
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