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Old February 23rd, 2004, 11:57 AM
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Here is a situation : I have a form with multipage control (Multipage has 6 pages). On each page i have 2 frames. I want to access the frames (through code) in a sequence (for eg : page1.frame1 and then page1.frame2 and then page2.frame2.page1 and so on.........). I am using the below code and what happens is that it picks the sequence as frames were created..(for eg you created a frame on page 2 and then you went back and created another frame on frame 1...it takes the the frame created on page 2 first and then the frame created on page 1) but i want the other way around. I went and looked into properties to set the index but that does'nt work.

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Private Sub CommandButton1_Click()
Dim ctrl As Control
Dim msg As String
For Each ctrl In UserForm1.Controls
    If LCase(Mid(ctrl.Name, 1, 3)) = "fra" Then
        msg = msg & vbNewLine & ctrl.Name
    End If
Next ctrl
MsgBox msg
End Sub

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I work around this problem by giving the frames specific names, essentially concatenating the word "frame" and the index I want it to have. If I insert another frame, I do have to review/revise all the frame names to make sure they are "numbered" in the order I want them.

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I suppose you could always put your frame names into an array or collection as part of the form's init routine. That way you could more easily alter the 'running order' and add/delete at will.

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