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How to turn my "Edit" button into a "Stop Editing" button

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I have AllowEdits set to False on my form. To avoid unwanted changes in the form I have created a button to allow editing only when it is pressed and it works great.
Now I'm wondering if there is a way to make my button turn into a Stop Editing button so that people can click it when they are done making changes to the form.

Code for Edit button:
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  1. Private Sub btn_Edit_Click()
  2.    Me.AllowEdits = True
  3.    Me.btn_Edit.Caption = "Editing"
  4. End Sub
  6. Private Sub Form_Current()
  7.    Me.AllowEdits = False
  8.    Me.btn_Edit.Caption = "Edit"
  9. End Sub
Sep 28 '12 #1
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Please use code tags when posting code.

Use the If Then Else syntax to create a toggle.
Sep 28 '12 #2

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