When you press the key or key combination, Microsoft Access carries out the action. A custom shortcut menu that is attached to a form or report supersedes a custom global shortcut menu. 1- Create a macro that opens the form in Window Mode: Dialog 2- (optional)I usually have a "Close" command button that is coded: DoCmd.Quit and set the form's Close Button property to No 3- Create a new shortcut on the desktop.
ThinWhiteDude (TechnicalUser) (OP) 2 Dec 04 15:51. Previous versions include Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007, and Access 2003. Note: If you assign an action to a keyboard shortcut that is already assigned to Access, the action that you assign to this keyboard shortcut replaces the Access key assignment.For example, CTRL+C is the keyboard shortcut for the Copy command; if you assign this keyboard shortcut to a macro, Access will run the macro instead of the Copy command. Assign keyboard shortcut to open form?
The Microsoft Jet database engine manages the data. This routine will create a shortcut on the user's desktop that will just open up a form, the Access main window is hidden. The most up-to-date version of Microsoft Access is always available with a Microsoft 365 subscription. Of course under newer versions of access you'll have to set the location of the database as a trusted location or access will attempt to block the database.
when you double click the shortcut it should auto-run the macro and open your lookup form. If you have a keyboard shortcut, that you wish to share and have added to this page, then just complete the feedback/suggestion form below. To create a shortcut to a folder, subfolder, Microsoft Access database (Microsoft Access database: A collection of data and objects (such as tables, queries, or forms) that is related to a particular topic or purpose. This page on keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Access, will continue to grow as I come accross other shortcuts.
When you specify a menu macro for a form or report or for the database, Access runs this menu macro whenever the form, report, or database is opened. ), or Microsoft Access project (Microsoft Access project: An Access 2019 is compatible with Windows 10.
Thanks. Microsoft Access 2019 is the latest version of Access available as a one-time purchase.