DWUTKA at Marlow.com
Wed Mar 5 09:05:59 CST 2008
Use a callback function. Drew -----Original Message----- From: accessd-bounces at databaseadvisors.com [mailto:accessd-bounces at databaseadvisors.com] On Behalf Of jwcolby Sent: Wednesday, March 05, 2008 8:23 AM To: 'Access Developers discussion and problem solving' Subject: [AccessD] using ADO to populate combos - was RE: Error 3048 Cannotopen any more databases I was under the perhaps naive belief that with Access 2000 and greater, a combo could be populated by an ADO recordset, i.e. it's rowsource property could be an ado recordset. When I go out and look, I am running into methods that build up a string and the row source type is set to value list. That is a rather useless solution in the majority of cases since the max limit of characters in the list is around 2000. Is it in fact possible to make the rowsource an ADO recordset or am I delusional? If possible, how is it done? Example code would be nice. John W. Colby Colby Consulting www.ColbyConsulting.com -- AccessD mailing list AccessD at databaseadvisors.com http://databaseadvisors.com/mailman/listinfo/accessd Website: http://www.databaseadvisors.com The information contained in this transmission is intended only for the person or entity to which it is addressed and may contain II-VI Proprietary and/or II-VI Business Sensitive material. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender immediately and destroy the material in its entirety, whether electronic or hard copy. You are notified that any review, retransmission, copying, disclosure, dissemination, or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited.
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