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  • Messed up Tab Order

    I have a form based on 1 table. Top of form is an embedded browse followed by some regular fields (underneath the embedded browse)
    The cursor moves to the fields below the browse 1st. How can I change it to go the browse 1st?

  • #2
    Re: Messed up Tab Order

    A search of the Alpha 5 v9 Online Help file with a search of tab order brings up this link which should answer your question.
    Regards,

    Ira J. Perlow
    Computer Systems Design


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    • #3
      Re: Messed up Tab Order

      Ira,
      I did look at that & tried it. The problem is the embedded browses fields do not show up, only the form fields.

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      • #4
        Re: Messed up Tab Order

        Hi Barry,

        You can not control the browse field tab order, just where the browse object shows up in the tab order of the form. Make sure the properties of the browse object have the tab order box checked, otherwise, it will not be in the tab order at all.
        Last edited by csda1; 07-04-2008, 11:20 AM.
        Regards,

        Ira J. Perlow
        Computer Systems Design


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        • #5
          Re: Messed up Tab Order

          how do I get the browse object to be first?

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          • #6
            Re: Messed up Tab Order

            OK Ira I got it.
            Thanks

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            • #7
              Re: Messed up Tab Order

              When entering a new record & I am on the last field in the browse & I tab to the next field, I want the cursor to go to the fields that are on the form below the browse, but instead it remains in the browse entering a new record. Can that behavior be changed?

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              • #8
                Re: Messed up Tab Order

                Set the restriction for enter records for the browse or code the onrowchange to activate the object you want.
                There can be only one.

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                • #9
                  Re: Messed up Tab Order

                  F6 will move you from the browse to the next field in the tab order.

                  Bill.

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