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How to open application to specific tab on main form

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Hello,
I have an application that opens on a 'Main Form' and that form has 10 different tab selections. I need to be able to position a certain user to one of the tabs as if they had clicked on the tab. Can someone help to direct me on this. I inherted this application and do not have experience working with tabs.
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Jul 28 '08 #1
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ADezii
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By Tabs, I'm assuming you mean the Tabs on a Tab Control, if so you can find your answer here:
Accessing Tabs on a Tab Control
Jul 28 '08 #2

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You set the value of the tab control to the tab reference number for each tab.

example:

Expand|Select|Wrap|Line Numbers
  1.  
  2. me.tabcontrolname.value = 3 ' The value of the table that you want to be on. 0 is the first tab and 1 is the second and so on...
  3.  
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and just simple place that code in the Form_Open and it will automatically go to that tab every time the form is open.

Hope that helps,

Joe P.
Jul 28 '08 #3

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