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hyperlinkaddress in subform niet working

Discussion in 'Information Technology' started by Sam, Jul 28, 2006.

  1. Sam

    Sam
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    In an Access (2003) Form i have a few images with the hyperlinkaddress
    property set.

    When i execute the form i correctly see a hand cursor and a tooltip text
    with url in it.

    When i place the form as a subform in a different form the cursur stays
    a pointer and the tooltip never appears.

    How do i make this work?

    The whole reason why i have the hyperlinkaddress set is because i want a
    button(bar) with a transparent background. This isn't possible (at least
    i couldn't find a suitable active-x object for it) so i decided to use
    plain images and an onClick event. The hyperlinkaddress helped it become
    more like a button by displaying a hand cursus and a tooltip text
    (couldn't find a property where i could set the cursor type).

    I'd appreciate any answer.
    (either fixing the hyperlinkaddress or using a suitable buttonbar)

    Sam.
     
  2. Delordson Kallon

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    Hi Sam,

    Buttons in Access 2003 do have a transparent property. It's the fifth
    property from the top on the all tab of the property window.

    Delordson Kallon
    www.instantsoftwaretraining.com


    "Sam" wrote:

    > In an Access (2003) Form i have a few images with the hyperlinkaddress
    > property set.
    >
    > When i execute the form i correctly see a hand cursor and a tooltip text
    > with url in it.
    >
    > When i place the form as a subform in a different form the cursur stays
    > a pointer and the tooltip never appears.
    >
    > How do i make this work?
    >
    > The whole reason why i have the hyperlinkaddress set is because i want a
    > button(bar) with a transparent background. This isn't possible (at least
    > i couldn't find a suitable active-x object for it) so i decided to use
    > plain images and an onClick event. The hyperlinkaddress helped it become
    > more like a button by displaying a hand cursus and a tooltip text
    > (couldn't find a property where i could set the cursor type).
    >
    > I'd appreciate any answer.
    > (either fixing the hyperlinkaddress or using a suitable buttonbar)
    >
    > Sam.
    >
     
  3. Sam

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    The wierd thing is that it also makes the image transparent.
    Something you would never want in my opinion, so i don't understand why
    they build it like that.

    I've tried an .ico and a .bmp file. Both disapear.

    So, the transparent option it totally worthless.
    Unless i'm doing something else wrong.

    But, thanks for your reply.

    Sam.


    Delordson Kallon wrote:
    > Hi Sam,
    >
    > Buttons in Access 2003 do have a transparent property. It's the fifth
    > property from the top on the all tab of the property window.
    >
    > Delordson Kallon
    > www.instantsoftwaretraining.com
    >
    >
    > "Sam" wrote:
    >
    >> In an Access (2003) Form i have a few images with the hyperlinkaddress
    >> property set.
    >>
    >> When i execute the form i correctly see a hand cursor and a tooltip text
    >> with url in it.
    >>
    >> When i place the form as a subform in a different form the cursur stays
    >> a pointer and the tooltip never appears.
    >>
    >> How do i make this work?
    >>
    >> The whole reason why i have the hyperlinkaddress set is because i want a
    >> button(bar) with a transparent background. This isn't possible (at least
    >> i couldn't find a suitable active-x object for it) so i decided to use
    >> plain images and an onClick event. The hyperlinkaddress helped it become
    >> more like a button by displaying a hand cursus and a tooltip text
    >> (couldn't find a property where i could set the cursor type).
    >>
    >> I'd appreciate any answer.
    >> (either fixing the hyperlinkaddress or using a suitable buttonbar)
    >>
    >> Sam.
    >>
     
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