Use Checkbox as Conditional in form

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Use Checkbox as Conditional in form

Postby PMarcotte » Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:00 am

Hi guys,
I'm putting something together that keeps track of 2 kinds of objects. I have a form that records the new objects. If the Checkbox is ticked, it goes in table "A". If the Checkbox is NOT ticked, in table "B". How can I handle this? I know bits of VBA but I need help here. Can I handle it without VBA?

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Re: Noob question: Use Checkbox as Conditional in form

Postby FJCC » Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:30 am

It is best to avoid macros if at all possible. It takes a lot of learning before you can start writing useful code. My first thought about your problem is that you should have one table with a column that distinguishes the type A and type B objects. Will that work?
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