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Subject: RE: Calling a form from another form
Thread ID: 787 Message ID: 818 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Thursday, June 14, 2001 10:54:17 PM         
   


> > > Hi Cheryl,
> > > With due respect I think this is an exceptionally complicated way.
> > >
> > > Your problem is the fact that that the calling form is modal. If it were modeless, you would not have a problem.
> >
> > That's what I thought, too. So I took out the code described above, removed the aLinkedForms property... and the called form is coming up behind the main form. So, I'm still not sure what's wrong, or what I need to look at to get this going.
> >
> > I did get the called form to come up on top of the main form with the other code. I just wish I understood it a little more.
> >
> > Cheryl A Bellucci
> > Vice President
> > Rapp Systems Corporation
>
> The called form you say is on top. Is it not enabled or the datasource giving a problem? Are the two forms sharing the same data? Datasesion default or private?
>
> I do this all the time so it does work. Just a question of tracking what is not set to default.
>
> One step at a time.. go back to basics and play with a dummy form/s.
>
> HTH
> Regards
> Ryss

Cheryl,
Is the called form behind your main form? Probably you've set the main form's AlwaysOnTop property to .T. If it is not your priority, you can set it back to .F. Also, setting the called form's ShowWindow property to 1 (in top-level form) may help.

Hth,
Dale
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Calling a form from another form Posted by Cheryl Bellucci @ 6/14/2001 8:59:39 AM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 6/14/2001 9:32:44 AM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Cheryl Bellucci @ 6/14/2001 1:56:55 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Ryss Unger @ 6/14/2001 2:37:26 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Cheryl Bellucci @ 6/14/2001 2:53:15 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Ryss Unger @ 6/14/2001 4:08:34 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Dale Dedoroy @ 6/14/2001 10:54:17 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 6/14/2001 11:30:26 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Cheryl Bellucci @ 6/15/2001 1:30:10 PM
RE: Calling a form from another form Posted by Eric den Doop @ 6/15/2001 7:50:48 PM