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Combo Box only shows One Field

Combo Box only shows One Field

Combo Box only shows One Field

(OP)
I have a combo box on a form with 3 columns in it when it lists the options - however when an option is actually selected - the form only displays column one. Is there any way to change this

Any help gratefully received

Dan Auber
DanAuber@aol.com
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RE: Combo Box only shows One Field

(OP)
Phooey,

thanks that is a pretty decent workaround.
If I want to make sure that each cloumn begins at the same point - so I get:

Auber       Dan
Smith       John

and not

Auber,Dan
John,Smith

I would use RPAD in Oracle - any idea what Access's equivalent is ??

Dan Auber
DanAuber@aol.com
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RE: Combo Box only shows One Field

Unfortunatwely, I don't know that one off the top of my head except by using fixed length fields..

I.e. pad each value out with spaces but that would only work in monospaced fonts.

Phooey
Andrew.j.harrison@capgemini.co.uk
Otherwise known as Windy Bottom.

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