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Old April 11th, 2006, 02:02 PM
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Default Move focus to field without selecting text

Here is an intersting one for you...

I need to move focus to a text field on a form, and then put the cursor at the beginning of the field, so that the user can enter something before what already occurs in the field. Currently, the entire field is highlighted.



Old April 12th, 2006, 01:52 AM
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you have two alternatives:
first: Menu Tools -> Options, then Keyboard Tab, check "Behavior entering field" to "go to start of field"
second: use "Enter" Event on every field that should have this behaviour

Private Sub Field1_Enter()
  Me.Field1.SelStart = 0
End Sub


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