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On child form create bound list box to show related records from parent form

LeighW
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Hi all,

I have two tables with a many-to-many relationship which is causing many problems. My parent and child forms are linked via a junction table. I want to make it possible to create a read-only version of the child table so that you don't have to link to it from the parent table.

A form linking the two together has been created with a combobox where you can pick and choose which records relate to each other.

I'd like on the child form there to be a list box or combo box which shows the records from the parent table linked to that record from what is picked within the comboboxes of the "junction form".

In essense it would mean that people reading the child form would know which names the record is based on if they didn't want to go via the parent form to read it.

Any help would be great,

Leigh
Jul 4 '12
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zmbd
5,501 Recognized Expert Moderator Expert
Hmmm... I tend to do these by hand as I rename controls... I haven't tried it using the Wizards... worth a try.

I gave up on the wizards years ago (except for the very few cross-tab) because I had to go in and change so much that I decided it was easier to just do the work by hand. :)

-z
Jul 10 '12 #21

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