How to filter form when value selected from combobox is null?
Im having problems with the syntax,
Can someone just point me to a simple VBA example of a combobox with list values that filter a form on the value selected in the combobox.
The combobox is on the form its suppoused to filter
Combo Box Filter
I am using a combobox filter on a mainform which has a subform.
I need to populate a combobox filter on a subform based on what is selected on a filter combobox on my mainform but no matter what I try I can't seem to get this to work.
I can populate the combobox filter on the subform using a normal combobox on that same form but can't populate the combobox filter on the subform using the filter on the main form.
I am aware that there is different syntax used to access a control on a subform and am 100% sure my syntax is perfect.
Select a Null value in Unbound Combobox
Using Access 2010.
I've got an unbound combobox with a default value, but I still would like users to enter a Null value. I've got the Null value in the list of drop down items, but when it is selected, the combox value does not go to null, but instead goes to the default value.
Any easy way to allow null values to be selected? I know it was possible with older versions of Access, but not any more.
Form ComboBox Filter - Select ALL records
I'm trying to filter records on a form with a ComboBox, and I want the option to return ALL records.
My Form is: frmReview
My ComboBox is: cmbGLimpact
The RowSource is: SELECT DISTINCT [GLimpact] FROM Initiatives UNION SELECT Null As AllChoice FROM Initiatives ORDER BY [GLimpact] DESC;
The Query Criteria is: [Forms]![frmReview]![GLimpact]
The field values are: Yes, No & TBD
The filter works fine for Yes, No & TBD, but the blank choice doesn't return all records.
I need to be able to setup several filter ComboBoxes to enable filtering on several different fields. So, depending on which ComboBox filter (field) the user wants to filter on, the otherswill allow all records to be returned.
Combo Box Filter Not working in View mode.
I have a standard combobox filter that filters a forms records based on the name that is selected in it. The form can be opened in Add, Edit and View mode.
The combobox filter does not work in View mode though - is there any way to fix this?
form filter multiple combos
I have a form based on a table. On the form header I have two combos. My goal is to filter data displayed on the form based on the values selected on the combos and return all records if there are no values on the combos.
I.e. - filter the records based on the value selected in first combo box and if the value of the combo is null to display all the records.
if I select a value from the second combo to filter the records accordingly (keeping the filter of the first combo) and if the value of the second combo is null to display all the records (keeping the filter of the first combo if a value is selected).
Filter or FindRecord in Split Form
I'm trying to use a unbound combobox with a ID and Name field (only displaying name) on a split form that will apply a filter or use findrecord in the afterupdate event of the combobox to go to the record in the split form selected by the combo box. Findrecord wasn't working,
But it prompts for the supervisor ID, even though the code shows that the value passed should be correct. If I manually enter the ID in the prompt, the filter applies as how I was expecting the code would work.
Filtering fields on a form with a combobox
Please can someone tell me how I can create a form with a combobox that causes certain fields in an associated subform to be hidden?
I know how to filter records in the subform using a query based on the combobox, but not how to filter the fields themselves.
I have a table like this:
Name Mo1 Mo2 Tu1 Tu2 We1 We2 Th1 Th2 Fr1 Fr2
For each name, a record can be marked as 'absent' or 'present' in the other fields.
I want a combobox that lists the days of the week, and if eg Monday is selected, the subform displays this:
Name Mo1 Mo2
(for each record)
Filter or FindRecord in Split Form
I'm trying to use a unbound combobox with a ID and Name field (only displaying name) on a split form that will apply a filter or use findrecord in the afterupdate event of the combobox to go to the record in the split form selected by the combo box. Findrecord wasn't working, so I tried filter using this code:
Private Sub Combo11_AfterUpdate()
Me.Filter = "Supervisor_ID=" & Me.Combo11 & ""
Me.FilterOn = True End Sub
But it prompts for the supervisor ID, even though the code shows that the value passed should be correct. If I manually enter the ID in the prompt, the filter applies as how I was expecting the code would work. Any insight
ComboBox checking to see if value exists
So I have created this combobox that requires the user to enter a password when selecting a value in my unbound combobox. If the password is incorrect then the combobox is cleared and is reset to the value it was before the update was attemped.
Now I found code on getting this to work and it works great except for one minor flaw that I am trying to add to it. If the user goes to clear the combobox thus making the value null the Msgbox appears asking for the users password but fails each time because the null username does not exist.
I'm trying to make theproper if statement to check and see if the username selected from the combobox does not exist in the usertable then it just cancels the update statement.
(between I did not make this code I borrowed it from another forum)
Filter by comboBox value
I'm working a form with filter by comboBox, my purpose is that after the comboBox updated, the form will show related data. See attached picutre, the code I wrote is
Private Sub Combo9_AfterUpdate()
Form.filter = "RepairID = '" & Me.Combo9.Value & "'"
Form.FilterOn = True
There's something wrong, the filter did not work.
Could somebody give me some suggestion?
Cannot get values for a Combobox..
I am trying to retrieve the unique names from a table into the combobox on a form. I have the attached code for the command button on the form.
'Invalid use of Null'.
if I use another table for a string value for the same recordset, the code works and the combobox gets populated with the unique names of the field selected.
I tried to retrieve the values for different fields from the table tblPlants, but I get the same error.
It appears that I cannot populate the combobox with any of the field values from the tblPlants. But the values are not Null - by using the code line for the MsgBox (msg), I am able to see the values in the MsgBox.
Or is it some other criteria I am missing?
Using Filter by Form
I have a form (Access 2003) that I want to use Filter by Form on. There are over 50,000 records behind this form. When I use the dropdown lists beside the fields, it say is Null or is not null.
I know I have used filter by form before and the dropdown lists contain what is actually in the field. Is there anyway to get this data to appear instead of Is Null or Is not Null?
apply filters on a cross tab quiery froma combo box in a form
I have a CrossTab Query,(Daily Sales Plan), I want filter only the model selected in a combo box in a form, I'm using this criteria : nz( Forms![Frm1_GeneralQuery]![ComboModel],"*") so, it would filter only the model selected in combobox and filter on my cross tab, but it not even let me save changes on the cross tab, a messaga comes out saying that access does not recognize this data as a valid name or criteria
Combobox to filter report
I have a report based on a query. I have a form with a combobox(Combo5) that lists all the customers that have been entered tickets into our system.
All I want is to select a customer from the combobox, click the cmd button(CustomerSearchCommand) and have the report (CustomerSearchRa) filter the report to the value in the combobox(combo5)
In trying different things I've gotten confused on what my original code was for this command button.
cascade combobox problem.
I have two comboboxes on a subform. The first combobox is used to populate the second combobox. These are placed in the detail section of the form.I want them to work this way:when I select any value from the first combobox,I want the second combobox of the same row to get populated by relevant value.
As of now, I have tried to implement this and as I select any value from the first combobox of row 1 I see the second combobox of the same row gets populated but as I go on selecting values from the first set of comboboxes I see that the values in the second set of the comboboxes above changing or becoming null.
The 1st combobox is cboRCMTask:
Combobox value in form to determine criteria for subform
I would like to have a combobox on a form, which allows one to select a year, and upon doing so this will filter the records displayed in the subform so that it only displays those records from the selected year.
To do this, do I need to enter a VBA code into the 'after update' property of the combobox, which requery's the subform, and adds a new 'year' clause to the year column of the underlying query?
Combobox-dependent show/hide controls
Shortly, my form has 3 checkboxes and 1 combobox. I would like chechbox to be shown only when a given value is selected in the combobox. Any code to achieve this
cascading combo boxes at web database
I want to filter data from selected data at a combo box. For example I want to have a combobox with all cities and if I choose one city the next combobox should give me only the matching streets or something like that.
and tried to do it same way but if I choose my city (drop down list displays right column to filter with) another column is shown at my combobox- so my filtering doesn't`t work. So in my case if I choose 'Amsterdam' at my first combo box I get 'abzed' as text at my first combo box.
Both combo boxes are unbound: first combobox row source is tblcity and control source is mydefined column to filter with (if I don`t choose a record source for my form I get no choice to insert a control source column), second combo box row source is a query (done so as said inthat given link).
Data model is as follows:
Filter subForm comboBox based on main form combobox selection - SAMPLE ATTACHED
Here is my problem. I am trying to filter a combobox on a subform based on a combobox on my main form. I am successfully able to do this with two combo boxes on the same mainform but not with one on the mainform and one on the subform. I have attached a sample database with the tables, queries, and forms associated with this issue.
I have read numerous topics on this site relating to this topic and I have tried all the responses but I just keeping getting lost in the middle of the