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Text that is in a text box control of a report or a form may not appear correctly in Access
Article ID: 839779 - View products that this article applies to.
This article applies to either a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) file or to a Microsoft Access database (.accdb) file, and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp) file. Novice: Requires knowledge of the user interface on single-user computers.
In Microsoft Access, you can set the Vertical property of a text box control to Yes in a report or in a form. When you do this, you may notice that the text that is in the text box control does not appear correctly. You may notice any one of the following problems:
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756To work around this problem, add the following registry entry, and then set the DWORD value to 1.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\CTF\Disable Thread Input ManagerTo do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Steps to reproduce the problemNote You may be unable to reproduce the problems on all computers.
Article ID: 839779 - Last Review: March 27, 2012 - Revision: 4.0