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Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article applies to a Microsoft Access database (.mdb) and to a Microsoft Access project (.adp).
For a Microsoft Microsoft Access 2000 version of this article, see 322900
For a Microsoft Microsoft Access 97 version of this article, see 322901
This article explains how to populate several text boxes with the selections made in a multicolumn combo box, and then save the contents of the text boxes as one record in a table.
CAUTION: If you follow the steps in this example, you modify the sample database Northwind.mdb. You may want to back up the Northwind.mdb file and follow these steps on a copy of the database.
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Article ID: 319482 - Last Review: April 9, 2007 - Revision: 6.1