Access 97. Absolute Position.

  bgrave 16:59 09 Sep 2004
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I have an Access 97 Database, on one form I have dropdown list box which is populated by file names from a query. I can count the total number of file names but I need to be able to click on any file name and get its position in the list, i.e. 5, 12, or whatever. I have tried to use the Absolute Position Property but I can not get it to work, can you help me. BJG,

  Chris the Ancient 19:57 09 Sep 2004

An interesting question!

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They have a wealth of Access expertise there.

HTH

Chris

  AccessMoron 11:44 10 Sep 2004

try the coboboxs .listindex on the after update event. However this will only give you the position in the combobox, not in the recordset.

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