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disabling all fields on a form

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i have a form with a lot of fields on it. I would like to enable/disable all these fields using a checkbox. Is there a way to do this (perhaps using a loop mayb), without having to name each field and disable it - which would result in too many lines of code?

Any help would be appreciated!
Aug 11 '06 #1
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You could always set the Form to disallow Edits

Private Sub Form_Load()

If <some condition> Then ' (example checkbox = -1)
Me.AllowEdits = False
Me.AllowEdits = True
End If

End Sub

I would recommend that you also look at setting the AllowAdditions and AllowDeletions to false.
Aug 12 '06 #2

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