Re: Access Menu Bar 'Window' option

From: Berny (BlancoB)
Date: 07/22/04

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    Thanks for the information, I think this should work.

    Question is were do I put this code to execute at start-up? in a module? how
    do I get it to execute at start-up?

    Sorry for the elementary question but I'm still knew at this.

    Thank you

    "Stephen K. Young" <s k y @ stanleyassociates . com> wrote in message
    news:%23AWzqgPaEHA.972@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
    > You can copy the Access built-in Window menu to your own menu, and
    > manipulate it while your application is running, and put it back when
    > done.
    >
    > For example, you can do something like the following, based on a variable
    > isAppRunning:
    >
    > ' The Window menu popup in mnuAppMenu uses the standard full Access
    > Window menu in order to display the list of open windows
    > ' The [&Hide] and [&Unhide] are retained but made invisible (removal
    > affects the standard toolbars).
    > With mnuAppMenu.Controls("&Window").Controls
    > ![&Unhide...].Visible = Not isAppRunning
    > ![&Hide].Visible = Not isAppRunning
    > End With
    >
    > - Steve
    >
    > "Berny" <BlancoB at MSN dot Com> wrote in message
    > news:%23qUTzRNaEHA.3888@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
    >> Is it possible to reference only Open Documents part of the menu or do
    >> you
    >> have to reference the entire menu item?
    >>
    >>
    >> "david epsom dot com dot au" <david@epsomdotcomdotau> wrote in message
    >> news:%23rOhwPKaEHA.2408@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> > These are a bunch of hidden, invisible place holders, that are updated
    > by
    >> > Access when you open or close a window.
    >> >
    >> > So your two options are (a) add a reference to the original menu item,
    > or
    >> > (b) create your own place holders, and update them your self. The
    > problem
    >> > with (a) is that any change you make affects the menu item, and the
    >> > problem
    >> > with (b) is that any change Access makes does NOT affect the menu item.
    > I
    >> > don't think there is any solution: If you want the menu items to be the
    >> > ones
    >> > updated by Access, then they have to be the menu items updated by
    > Access.
    >> > sorry...
    >> >
    >> > (david)
    >> >
    >> >
    >> >
    >> > "Berny" <BlancoB at MSN dot Com> wrote in message
    >> > news:%23JAJn5QZEHA.2488@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
    >> >> Does anyone know how to add the feature under the 'Window' menu option
    >> > that
    >> >> lists the currently open documents?
    >> >>
    >> >> I can't seem to find it under the Menu Customize...
    >> >>
    >> >> The problem I'm having is that when I add it from the Built-in Menus
    >> >> (Menu
    >> >> Customize) or if I copy it, any changes I make to the New or Copied
    > 'Menu
    >> >> Option' also changes the original 'Menu Option'
    >> >>
    >> >>
    >> >> Any help would be greatly appreciated
    >> >>
    >> >>
    >> >
    >> >
    >>
    >>
    >
    >


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