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  • Subform Button Error

    I have the following code on a button (on the tabbed subform) which is to add a new record to the witnesses subform which I have placed on a tab of a tabbed subform.

    dim f as p
    f=parentform.this
    f:subform_witnesses.new_form()

    Two error messages:
    1-Parentform not found.
    2-Error: f:subform_witnesses not found.

    What am I missing here?

    kenn
    TYVM :) kenn

    Knowing what you can achieve will not become reality until you imagine and explore.

  • #2
    RE: Subform Button Error

    Additional:

    I also used the object name, form1 instead of witnesses and that met with the same result.

    kenn
    TYVM :) kenn

    Knowing what you can achieve will not become reality until you imagine and explore.

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    • #3
      RE: Subform Button Error

      Hi Ken,

      The

      f = parentform.this

      should work fine. I don't know what a *.new_form() method is. Sure you're not needing a *.new_record()?

      Jim

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      • #4
        RE: Subform Button Error

        Ken,


        >>f:subform_witnesses.new_record()

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        • #5
          RE: Subform Button Error

          Yes, you're right. I used the control nam and changed form to record. The following:

          dim f as p
          f=parentform.this
          f:subform_form1.new_record()

          The last line is still the problem, Error saying the arguement is an incorrect data type. What I don't understand is why this is an incorrect arguement.

          Thanks,

          kenn
          TYVM :) kenn

          Knowing what you can achieve will not become reality until you imagine and explore.

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          • #6
            RE: Subform Button Error

            Ken
            What's wrong with this?
            dim f as p
            f=parentform.this
            f:form1.new_record()
            Daniel wess
            Daniel Weiss
            EZ Link Software

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            • #7
              RE: Subform Button Error

              Daniel,

              Yes! That works!!

              Thank you!!

              (:>)))

              kenn
              TYVM :) kenn

              Knowing what you can achieve will not become reality until you imagine and explore.

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