Ever wanted to retreive the label information of a textbox control in Ms Access?

Been a while since I’ve written one of these things. Truth is, I haven’t been doing much Access databases in some time. However, I’m back in the fold, writing a small Access 2007 app and reacquianting myself with its nuances and idiosynchroses. In the process, I stumbled across a small little feature that, while obvious once you think about it, is not immediately apparent to the casual user.

Often on Access forms you’ll use a textbox control. Usually, unless you delete them, the textbox control comes with an associated label control. Lets call my example “txtGenericTextBox” with a label called … Read the rest