Exercise: Owner form validation

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Category ==> Access 2010  (66 exercises)
Topic ==> Uses of VBA  (5 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Course ==> Access Developers
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Create a new form called frmOwners that roughly resembles the example shown below:

Access 2010 exercise - Uses of VBA (image 1)

Don't worry about the formatting of the form

Use the BeforeUpdate event of the form apply validation so that it is impossible to save a record unless:

  • The owner's name is filled in;
  • The date of birth is filled in;
  • The date of birth lies between 1st January 1900 and today's date.

Test that your validation works, then close and save the form.

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