Allen_N <AllenN@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>I'm trying to use the "Microsoft UpDown Control, version 6", which is in the
>list that appears under 'More Controls' in Form Design view. I can put in on
>a form and open its Properties window, but Access won't recognise the
>UpDown_Change event, so I can't see how to use the control.
>Also, clicking Help on the UpDown Properties window raises the message
>"Cannot find the C:\WINDOWS\system32\cmctl298.chm file".
>I don't understand why the control is available under 'More Controls' if it
>is only partly there. Am I missing a step?
I have no idea as to your particular problem. However, if at all
possible or reasonable, we strongly discourage the use of controls
given the distribution or version problems that you are likely to
As an alternate idea consider using the KeyPress event and responding
to the + and - keys appropriately.
Tony Toews, Microsoft Access MVP
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