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In this video I continue to talk about ms access form object items as I demonstrate how to set control values. I also will show how to reference ms access form object items.

This is part 2 of a 3 part video series.

Here I am assigning the “Caption” property of the form based on what is in the “CategoryName” field:

Forms!Categories.Caption = Me.CategoryName

Option Compare Database

Private Sub Form_Current()
    Dim intResult As Integer
    Forms!Categories.Caption = Me.CategoryName
    intResult = calculate(6, 6)
    MsgBox intResult
End Sub

Function calculate(num1, num2)
    Dim dblResult As Double
    dblResult = num1 + num2
    calculate = dblResult
End Function

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