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Backfill cascacade Combo Boxs

1. I have Cascade Combo Box’s that will select a product:
MFG combo Box i.e. Aurora
Brand combo Box i.e. Aurora Natural
Product Group combo Box i.e. Trail Mix
Product Selection combo Box i.e. 5K Omega Trail Mix
2. Need backfill combo Box’s when I go straight down to Product Selection:
MFG combo Box i.e. ????????? (Aurora)
Brand combo Box i.e. ????????? (Aurora Natural)
Product Group combo Box i.e. ????????? (Trail Mix)
Product Selection combo Box i.e. 5K Omega Trail Mix

Thank you greatly appreciate your help!!
Dec 31 '15 #1
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Before we start on this odyssey - You shouldn't be doing that in a properly designed cascade.
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You provide no insight in to the design of your database nor to how these cboxs supposedly relate to each other in a "cascade"

Think about it for a moment.....

take for example:
table1 is 1:M with table2 which is 1:m with table3 which might be M:M with table4 which is m:1 with table5 in each of these say there are dozens or hundreds of relationships.....

what you are asking is to tell you which specific records in table1, table2, table3, and table4 would have been selected to get to the record of interest in table5... we might be able to go from table5 thru table4 to table three if you setup table4 to prevent duplicate pairings between table3 and table5's keys; however, the likelihood for going back from table3 back to table2 to table1 decreases each time and exponentially so as the number of records increase!
Dec 31 '15 #2

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