Set caption of Forms in MS Access VBA
This article is about to create the routine, that will make sure all my forms have a proper title as the caption. Sometimes while creating Forms and reports, we forget to set the caption name for them. In this article we are check all the Forms from the Form collection, that has no caption name.
To implement this firstly we have to create forms for testing purpose with no caption name. Create another form contain a button for start the routine as shown in Fig 1.1. On the button event procedure, a function call, that will check the all the forms from the containers.
After write VBA code, we have click on the button, now the routine will work and open the MS Access Form that has no caption name as shown in Fig 1.2.
After check all the forms, it will show message of completion as shown in Fig 1.3.
Option Compare Database Private Sub Command0_Click() chkMissingCaptionForm End Sub Public Function chkMissingCaptionForm() Dim objDoc As DAO.Document Dim objdbs As DAO.Database Dim strCaptionName As String Set objdbs = CurrentDb For Each objDoc In objdbs.Containers("Forms").Documents DoCmd.OpenForm objDoc.Name, acDesign If Forms(objDoc.Name).Caption = "" Then strCaptionName = InputBox(objDoc.Name & " has no caption. Set Caption", "Caption") Forms(objDoc.Name).Caption = strCaptionName End If DoCmd.Close acForm, objDoc.Name, acSaveYes Next MsgBox "Check Complete", vbInformation End Function
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