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Old 07-12-2019, 02:41 PM   #4
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Re: How to make a text box to perform as a combo/list box

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However I still need the value to be saved to the control source. Currently I have the control source of the text box filled with the dlookup function, and it is retrieving the correct value, I now just need a way to have this value saved to the field I need it to be saved to when I save the record
If I understand this correctly, then simply do this in the forms on current event instead of the controls recordsource. Bind the control to the correct recordsource. In the forms on current event something like

Code:
if isnull(me.someTextbox) then
  me.someTextbox = yourDlookupFormula
end if
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