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Access VBA Macros | Attaching code to forms exercise | Move an image of Pablo the Penguin around
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Open the form called frmPablo - it should look like this:
Your task is to make the buttons move Pablo around the screen
Attach code to each of the buttons to nudge Pablo 50 units at a time in the appropriate direction (the units are TWIPS, and there are 567 of them in a centimetre, so 50 won't move Pablo far). To move:
- Left or right, change the Left property of the image to what it used to be +/- 50
- Up or down, change the Top property of the image to what it used to be +/- 50
When your code is working, save and close the form.