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Q: Microsoft Access question ( Answered 4 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Microsoft Access question
Category: Computers > Programming
Asked by: sydneydylan-ga
List Price: $2.00
Posted: 17 Jul 2003 21:55 PDT
Expires: 16 Aug 2003 21:55 PDT
Question ID: 232345
I have created a form in Access 2002, with a datasheet view.  I need
to know how to increase the height of the header columns, and have the
text within the header wrap.
Subject: Re: Microsoft Access question
Answered By: hammer-ga on 18 Jul 2003 04:09 PDT
Rated:4 out of 5 stars
Access does not allow you to change these properties of a datasheet.
If you need this type of control over the column headers, you have to
fake it by building a "continuous forms" subform set up to look like a
datasheet. For instructions on doing this:

1. Open Access Help by pressing F1.
2. In the Answer wizard, type  subform datasheet
3. Click the Search button.
4. The first article on the list is the one you need. It is called
"Make a subform look like a datasheet that displays a header and

Good luck with your Access project!

- Hammer
sydneydylan-ga rated this answer:4 out of 5 stars
Fair answer, with a an option around the problem.  I couldn't ask for more.

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