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Old October 31st, 2006, 05:37 PM
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Hi,
 I've written 5 functions each in its own module. I want to make one form with buttons on it and use click events to trigger the functions. What piece of code do I need to do this? I thought it would be something simple like Call Function(myfunction) but I haven't found anything that works yet.

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Dave

 
Old November 1st, 2006, 09:30 PM
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If you have a function defined in a standard module like:

Public Sub MyFunction()
    MsgBox "MyFunction called."
End Sub

The click event on your form would call it like:

Private Sub Command0_Click()
    MyFunction
End Sub

Or you could use:

Private Sub Command0_Click()
    Call MyFunction
End Sub

MyFunction needs to be defined with public scope. All there us to it.

HTH,

Bob




 
Old November 2nd, 2006, 10:38 AM
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Great! Thanks Bob that worked.
I knew it had to be something simple.
I had it set up like:

Function MyFunction()
Do this stuff
End Function

So I just changed Function to Sub and made it Public like you suggested and it works.
And best of all, I don't have to use any macros!

Thanks!:D





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