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Frequently Asked Questions

ID: 7908
Created on: April 5, 2000 11:30
Updated on: April 22, 2010 21:31

How to ensure that changing the checkbox.Value type does not break your code
Checkboxes supports both Numeric and Logical data types. When you check its value, do not just write IF thisform.mycheckbox.Value = 1 or IF thisform.mycheckbox.Value = .t. Check it as IF !EMPTY(thisform.mycheckbox.Value) This way you don't care what the type of value really is and the code will not bomb if you occasionally changed the value type in the Property sheet.

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Nick Neklioudov
Cgi Group Inc.
Halifax, Nova Scotia


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