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Forms not displaying in 'Form View' with ODBC connection to SQL TableHelpful Member! 

daveinchicago (IS/IT--Management) (OP)
15 Feb 12 14:50
If created an ODBC connection to some SQL Tables and created forms from the fields on these tables.  When I select form view or even layout view the form appears totally blank.  

These forms worked when they were connected to local tables.

I do see the tables in the 'tables' section in Access 2010.

thanks for your help!!
 
daveinchicago (IS/IT--Management) (OP)
15 Feb 12 15:15
no, not all of them.
dhookom (Programmer)
15 Feb 12 16:53
Are your forms in Data Entry mode?
Do the tables all have primary keys?
Are the record sources just tables or queries?
- If they are queries, can you share the SQL views?
 

Duane
Hook'D on Access
MS Access MVP

daveinchicago (IS/IT--Management) (OP)
16 Feb 12 10:36
Thanks!   They just needed data...

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