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Property, Method and Event Reference

Thank you for your interest in Total Access Memo. This page lists every Property, Method, Event, and Constant available in the Total Access Memo control.


AboutBox Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Shows the about box for FMS Total Access Memo
Syntax fmsmemo.AboutBox

Add Method

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Adds an object to the control
Syntax fmsmemo.Add([Index], [source], [objclass])
Parameters Description
Index This sets the index of the object you are adding. This is optional.
Key This parameter is not used in Total Access Memo; it is provided for compatibility with the Microsoft RichText Control only. This is optional.
source This sets the filename of a document to insert into the control. This is optional.
objclass This sets the class name of the object to insert. This is optional.
Remarks You must specify either a valid source or objclass parameter when calling this method. The Add method fails if one of these parameters is not set.

Appearance Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the three dimensional effect of the control.
Setting Setting Description
rtfFlat The control displays with a flat appearance.
rtfThreeD The control displays with a three dimensional appearance.
Remarks The Appearance property is included for compatibility with the Microsoft RTF control. To change the Appearance of the Memo control, you should use the built-in Microsoft Access properties.

AutoVerbMenu Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the verb menu is displayed.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The verb menu is enabled. True
No The verb menu is disabled. False
Remarks If this property is set to True, the verb menu is displayed when the user right clicks on the control.

BackColor Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the color for the interior of a control.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.

Bold Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the bold style of the font.
Setting Description VBA
The selection is bold. True
The selection is not bold. False

BorderStyle Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the type of border for the control.
Setting Setting Description
rtfNoBorder No border is displayed.
rtfFixedSingle A single line is displayed for the border.
Remarks The BorderStyle property is included for compatibility with the Microsoft RTF control. To change the BorderStyle of the Memo control, you should use the built-in Microsoft Access properties.

BulletIndent Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the default indentation for bullet points, in twips.
Setting Accepts and returns integers.

Change Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when the user changes the value of the control.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_Change ()
Remarks This event does not fire if the Value property is changed through code.

CharSet Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the character set of the font.
Setting Description VBA
Standard Windows characters 0
The symbol character set, including Wingdings and other symbol fonts. 2
A character set unique to the Japanese version of Windows. 128
Extended characters normally displayed by DOS applications. 255
Remarks This property is not available in Access’s property pages.

Class Property

Applies To OLEObject
Description Returns the class name of the object.
Setting Returns string values.

Clear Method

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Removes all objects from the OLEObjects collection.
Syntax fmsmemo.OLEObjects.Clear

Click Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when the user clicks in the control.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_Click()

CloseEditor Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Closes the editor.
Syntax fmsmemo.CloseEditor(fKeepChanges)
Parameter Description
fKeepChanges True saves changes made in the editor into the control.
Remarks The EditorClose event is not fired when this method is used to close the editor.

Count Property

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Returns the count of the OLEObject objects in this collection.
Setting Returns integer values.

DataChanged Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns a value indicating if the data in the control has changed.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The data in the control has changed. True
No The data in the control has not changed. False
Remarks The DataChanged property is kept for backwards compatibility only, and therefore does not return a reliable value.

DblClick Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when the user double clicks in the control.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_DblClick()

DisableNoScroll Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description This property is obsolete, and is only kept for compatibility with the Microsoft RTF control. Setting this property has no effect on the Total Access Memo control.

DisplayType Property

Applies To OLEObject
Description Returns or sets the display style of the object.
Setting Description VBA
The object displays its contents. rtfDisplayContent
The object displays an iconic representation of itself. rtfDisplayIcon

DoVerb Method

Applies To OLEObject
Description Invokes the specified verb on the object.
Syntax fmsmemo.OLEObjects(Index.)DoVerb(Verb)
Parameter Description
Verb This parameter sets the verb to invoke and can have one of these values:
Description VBA
Sets the verb to the default. rtfOLEPrimary
Opens the object. rtfOLEShow
Opens the object in a separate window. rtfOLEOpen
Hides the application that created the object. rtfOLEHide
Activates the object. rtfOLEUIActivate
In Place activates the object. rtfOLEInPlaceActivate
Causes the object to disregard undo information. rtfOLEDiscardUndoState

Echo Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Determines if screen updating is turned on.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The control updates the screen. True
No The control does not update the screen. False

EditorClose Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Fires when the editor closes.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_EditorClose(fKeepChanges As Boolean)
Argument Description
fKeepChanges This indicates if the changes in the editor are saved to the control.

EditorEnabled Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the editor is enabled.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The editor is enabled. True
No The editor is disabled. False
Remarks Setting this property to False prevents the user from opening the editor. This property is not supported in reports.

EditorOpen Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Fires when the editor opens.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_EditorOpen()
Remarks This event is not supported in reports.

EditorTitle Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the text displayed in the caption bar of the editor.
Setting Accepts and returns strings.
Remarks This property is not supported in reports.

Enabled Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the control is enabled.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The control is enabled. True
No The control is disabled. False
Remarks You must close and re-open the form before this property takes effect. This property conflicts with a built in Access property, so when setting it in code, you must use the syntax fmsmemo.Object.Enabled.
Please note that setting this property to false in Access’s property pages is not supported due to Access’s behavior with ActiveX controls. To set this property, use Total Access Memo’s custom property pages or set it in code using the syntax above.

FetchVerbs Method

Applies To OLEObject
Description Updates the list of verbs the object supports.
Syntax fmsmemo.OLEObjects(Index.)FetchVerbs
Remarks You must call this method before referring to the following properties:
ObjectVerbFlags, OjbectVerbs, ObjectVerbsCount.

FileName Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the filename of the file loaded into the control.
Setting Accepts and returns strings.
Remarks Setting this property loads the text from the file into the control. Setting this property has the same effect as calling the LoadFile method.

Find Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Finds text in the control.
Syntax long = fmsmemo.Find (bstrString, [vStart], [vEnd], [vOptions])
Parameter Description
bstrString The string expression to find.
vStart The starting position to begin the search. This is optional.
vEnd The ending position to stop the search. This is optional.
vOptions The options to use in the search. Setting this is optional.
Description VBA
Find whole words. rtfWholeWord
Match the case of bstrString. rtfMatchCase
Do not highlight a word when it is found. rtfNoHighlight
Remarks This method returns the first character position of the text, or -1 if the text is not found.

FindReplace Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Finds and replaces text in the control.
Syntax fmsmemo.FindReplace (bstrFind, bstrReplace, [vStart], [vEnd], [vOptions])
Parameter Description
bstrFind The string expression to find.
bstrReplace The string expression used as the replacement text.
vStart The starting position to begin the search. This is optional.
vEnd The ending position to stop the search. This is optional.
vOptions The options to use in the search. Setting this is optional.
Description VBA
Find whole words. rtfWholeWord
Match the case of bstrString. rtfMatchCase

FixedRightMargin Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the right margin in the editor is fixed to the width of the control.
Setting Description VBA
The right margin of the editor is fixed to the width of the control. True
The right margin of the editor is fixed to the width of the editor. False

Font Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Determines the default font used in the control.
Setting Returns or sets an object.
Properties Name Description
Bold Determines if the font is bold.
Charset Determines the character set of the font.
Italic Determines if the font is italicized.
Name Determines the name of the font.
Size Determines the size of the font.
StrikeThrough Determines if the font has a line drawn through it.
Underline Determines if the font is underlined.
Weight Determines the weight of the font.
Remarks This property is an object containing properties of its own. Refer to the properties of the font by using the VBA settings listed (e.g. Font.Bold).

ForeColor Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the color for the Foreground of a control.
Setting Contains a long value that corresponds to the foreground color.

GetCharFromPos Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the character position at the specified coordinate.
Syntax long = fmsmemo.GetCharFromPos(x, y)
Parameter Description
x This determines the x coordinate, in twips.
y This determines the y coordinate, in twips.

GetLineFromChar Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the line number containing the specified character position.
Syntax long = fmsmemo.GetLineFromChar(lChar)
Parameter Description
lChar The character position from where to retrieve the line number.
Remarks This method returns the actual line number in the control. The number of lines can change when the dimensions of the editing window change.

GetPosFromChar Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the coordinate position based on a character position.
Syntax fmsmemo.GetPosFromChar lChar, x, y
Parameter Description
lChar Sets the character position from where to retrieve the line number.
x The x coordinate, in twips, is returned in this parameter.
y The y coordinate, in twips, is returned in this parameter.

HeightOfText Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the height of the text in the control.
Setting Returns long values.

HideSelection Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if text is highlighted when the control loses focus.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The selected text is not highlighted when the control loses focus. True
No Highlighting stays on the text when the control loses focus. False

Hyperlinks Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if hyperlinks are enabled.
Setting Returns a Boolean value.
Remarks

In the Total Access Memo control, the link event fires when a Hyperlink is clicked. When you click a hyperlink from the editor, the link event does not fire, but rather the hyperlink is automatically opened.

Please note that all hyperlinks must be prefaced with one of the following in order to be valid: http://; https://; ftp://; or file:. Also, in order to be valid, a hyperlink cannot contain any spaces.

If you set the Hyperlinks property to False, Hyperlinks will not fire the link event in the Total Access Memo control. Hyperlinks will, however, still function in the FMS Rich Editor.


HWnd Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns a handle to the control window.
Setting Returns long values.

Index Property

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Returns the index of the object.
Setting Returns integer values.

InsertObject Property

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Invokes the Insert Object dialog, and inserts an object if the user chooses one.
Syntax fmsmemo.OLEObjects.InsertObject

Italic Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the italic style of the font.
Syntax Description VBA
The selection is italicized. True
The selection is not italicized. False

Item Property

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Returns an OLEObject object from the collection by index.
Setting Returns an OLEObject.
Remarks This is a parameterized property, starting with a zero-based index.

KeyDown Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when a key is depressed.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_KeyDown(KeyCode As Integer, ByVal Shift As Integer)
Argument Description
KeyCode This is the code of the depressed key.
Shift This is the shift state of the keyboard.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

KeyPress Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Fires when a key is pressed.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_KeyPress(KeyAscii As Integer)
Argument Description
KeyAscii This specifies the ASCII character code of the key that was pressed.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

KeyUp Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Fires when a key is released.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_KeyUp(KeyCode As Integer, ByVal Shift As Integer)
Argument Description
KeyCode This is the code of the released key.
Shift This is the shift state of the keyboard.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

Link Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when a hyperlink is clicked.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_Link(strURL As String)
Argument Description
strURL This specifies the text of the hyperlink.
Remarks This event is used to customize what happens when a hyperlink is clicked. See the sample database for an example of this event.

LoadFile Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Loads the specified file into the control.
Syntax fmsmemo.LoadFile(bstrFileName, [vFileType])
Part Description
bstrFileName This specifies the name of the file to load into the control.
vFileType This specifies the type of the file to load. This parameter is optional.
Description VBA
The file is loaded as RTF. rtfRTF
The file is loaded as text. rtfText
Remarks If the vFileType parameter is not specified, the control attempts to detect the file type.

Locked Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the user can modify the contents of the control.
Setting This property has the following settings:
Setting Description VBA
Yes The user cannot change the contents of the control. True
No The user can change the contents of the control. False
Remarks

This property is similar to the Enabled property, but differs in a few ways. When the Enabled property is false, the control is locked from all user input. The Locked property only prevents the user from changing the contents of the control. The user may still use the scroll bars and select text. The user may also open the editor and change formatting options.

This property conflicts with a built in Access property, so when setting it in code, you must use the syntax fmsmemo.Object.Locked.


MaxLength Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the maximum allowed length of text in the control.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks

Setting this property to zero indicates unlimited length.

The MaxLength property will not limit the length of text that is loaded programmatically. If you are loading text programmatically, you should write validation code to check the length of the string.


MouseDown Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when a mouse button is pressed.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_MouseDown(ByVal Button As Integer, ByVal Shift As Integer, ByVal x As Long, ByVal y As Long)
Argument Description
Button This specifies the mouse button that was pressed.
Shift This is the shift state of the keyboard.
x This is the x position of the mouse.
y This is the y position of the mouse.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

MouseIcon Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a custom mouse icon.
Setting Accepts and returns a picture.
Remarks The MouseIcon property provides a custom icon that is used when the MousePointer property is set to rtfMouseCustom. This control does not load animated cursor (.ani) files, even though Windows support these cursors. The only supported file types are icons (*.ico) and cursors (*.cur). This property can only be set at design time. Please note that this property is not available in Access’s property pages.

MouseMove Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when the mouse moves over the control.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_MouseMove(ByVal Button As Integer, ByVal Shift As Integer, ByVal x As Long, ByVal y As Long)
Argument Description
Button This specifies the state of the mouse buttons.
Shift This is the shift state of the keyboard.
x This is the x position of the mouse.
y This is the y position of the mouse.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

MousePointer Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the mouse pointer displayed by the control.
Setting Setting Description VBA
rtfDefault The default arrow is used. rtfDefault
rtfArrow The standard arrow is used. rtfArrow
rtfCross Crosshair is used. rtfCross
rtfMouseCustom A custom pointer is used. rtfMouseCustom
rtfIBeam Text I-beam is used. rtfIBeam
rtfIcon This setting is obsolete, and is kept for backwards compatibility only. Setting your MousePointer to rtfIcon displays the standard arrow. rtfIcon
rtfSize TSize (four-pointed arrow pointing north, south, east, and west) is used. rtfSize
rtfSizeNESW A double-pointed arrow pointing northeast and southwest is used. rtfSizeNESW
rtfSizeNS A double-pointed arrow pointing north and south is used. rtfSizeNS
rtfSizeNWSE A double-pointed arrow pointing northwest and southeast is used. rtfSizeNWSE
rtfSizeEW A double-pointed arrow pointing west and east is used. rtfSizeEW
rtfUpArrow A vertical arrow is used. rtfUpArrow
rtfHourglass The hourglass is used. rtfHourglass
rtfNoDrop A slashed circle is used. rtfNoDrop
rtfArrowHourglass The standard arrow with a small hourglass is used. rtfArrowHourglass
rtfArrowQuestion The standard Arrow with a Question Mark is used. rtfArrowQuestion
rtfSizeAll Size (four-pointed arrow pointing north, south, east, and west) is used. rtfSizeAll

MouseUp Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when a mouse button is released.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_MouseUp(ByVal Button As Integer, ByVal Shift As Integer, ByVal x As Long, ByVal y As Long)
Argument Description
Button This specifies the mouse button being released.
Shift This specifies the shift state of the keyboard.
x This is the x position of the mouse.
y This is the y position of the mouse.
Remarks For more information about using this event in your application, please see the Microsoft Access Help.

MultiLine Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if the control supports more than one line of text.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes The control supports multiple lines of text. True
No The control only supports one line of text. False
Remarks This property can only be set at design time. Setting this property to false will truncate any data that does not fit on the first line.

Name Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the font name of the font.
Setting Accepts and returns string values.

ObjectVerbFlags Property

Applies To OLEObject
Description Returns the menu flags of the object.
Setting Description VBA
The menu item is checked. rtfOLEFlagChecked
The menu item is disabled. rtfOLEFlagDisabled
The menu item is enabled. rtfOLEFlagEnabled
The menu item is grayed. rtfOLEFlagGrayed
The menu item is a separator. rtfOLEFlagSeparator
Remarks You must call FetchVerbs before referring to this property.

ObjectVerbs Property

Applies To OLEObject
Description Returns the verbs of the object.
Setting Description VBA
Sets the verb to the default. rtfOLEPrimary
Opens the object. rtfOLEShow
Opens the object in a separate window. rtfOLEOpen
Hides the application that created the object. rtfOLEHide
Activates the object. rtfOLEUIActivate
In Place activates the object. rtfOLEInPlaceActivate
Causes the object to disregard undo information. rtfOLEDiscardUndoState
Remarks You must call FetchVerbs before referring to this property.

ObjectVerbsCount Property

Applies To OLEObject
Description Returns the number of verbs for the object.
Setting Returns integer values.
Remarks You must call FetchVerbs before referring to this property.

OLEObject Property

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Returns an individual OLE Object.
Setting Returns an object.
Properties Name Description
Class This returns the class of the object.
DisplayType This returns the display type of the object.
Index This returns the index of the object.
ObjectVerbFlags This returns the verb flags of the object.
ObjectVerbs This returns the verbs of the object.
ObjectVerbsCount This returns the verb count of the object.
Methods Name Description
DoVerb This invokes a verb of the object.
FetchVerbs This retrieves the verbs of the object.
Remarks This property is an object containing properties and methods of its own. Refer to the properties of the object by using the VBA settings listed (e.g. OLEObject.Class).

OLEObjects Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns a collection of OLEObject objects.
Setting Returns a collection.
Remarks

Each OLE object in the control is represented in the OLEObjects collection. You can add objects to the control by calling the Add or Insert method, or by dragging an object into the control.

This property is an object containing properties and methods of its own. Refer to the properties of the object using the VBA settings listed (e.g. OLEObjects.Add).

To refer to a specific OLEObject, use a zero-based index as a parameter to this property. For example, to retrieve the class name of the first object in the collection, use the following syntax: String = tamDemo.OLEObjects(0.)Class

Properties Name Description
Count The count of the OLE objects in the collection.
Item A specific item in the collection.
Methods Name Description
Add Adds an object to the collection.
Clear Clears all objects from the collection.
InsertObject Invokes the insert object dialog.
Remove Removes an object from the collection.

OpenEditor Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Opens the editor.
Syntax fmsmemo.OpenEditor
Remarks This method opens the editor even if the EditorEnabled property is set to False. The EditorOpen event is not fired if method is used to open the editor.

Refresh Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Forces the control to refresh itself.
Syntax fmsmemo.Refresh
Remarks This method is useful if you need to force the control to repaint.

Remove Method

Applies To OLEObjects
Description Removes a specified object form the control.
Syntax fmsmemo.OLEObjects.Remove(Item)
Parameter Description
Item This specifies the index of the object to remove.

RichEditVer Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the version of RichEdit.
Setting Returns long values.
Remarks This property returns either 2 or 3. For more information on RichEdit, please see the Microsoft documentation.

RightMargin Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the right margin of text.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks Setting this to zero is the same as setting the right margin to the width of the control.

SaveFile Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Saves the text in the control to a file.
Syntax fmsmemo.SaveFile(bstrFileName, [vFileType])
Part Description
bstrFileName This is the name of the file to load into the control.
vFileType This is the type of the file to load. This parameter is optional; if it is not specified, the control attempts to detect the file type.
Description VBA
The file is saved as RTF. rtfRTF
The file is saved as text. rtfText

ScrollBars Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the style of the scroll bars.
Setting Setting Description VBA
rtfNone No scrollbars are displayed. rtfNone
rtfHorizontal A horizontal scrollbar is displayed. rtfHorizontal
rtfVertical A vertical scrollbar is displayed. rtfVertical
rtfBoth Both scroll bars are displayed. rtfBoth
Remarks This property can only be set at design time.

SelAlignment Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the paragraph alignment of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The current selection spans more than one paragraph with different alignments. Null
The paragraph is left aligned. rtfLeft
The paragraph is right aligned. rtfRight
The paragraph is center aligned. rtfCenter
The paragraph is fully justified. rtfJustify

SelBold Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the bold style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of styles. Null
The selection is bold. True
The selection is not bold. False

SelBullet Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the bullet style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of the font style. Null
The selection is bulleted. True
The selection is not bulleted. False

SelChange Event

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Occurs when the selection changes.
Syntax Sub fmsmemo_SelChange()

SelCharOffset Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the offset, from the baseline, of the currently selected text.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks The offset is the location of the bottom of the text. The baseline is the standard location of the bottom of the text. If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple characters that have a mix of offsets.

SelColor Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the foreground color of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple characters that have a mix of colors.

SelectionBar Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets a value indicating if a selection bar is displayed in the control.
Setting Setting Description VBA
Yes A selection bar is displayed. True
No No selection bar is displayed. False

SelFontCharSet Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the character set of the current selection’s font.
Setting Description Description
Standard Windows characters. 0
The symbol character set, including Wingdings and other symbol fonts. 2
A character set unique to the Japanese version of Windows. 128
Extended characters normally displayed by DOS applications. 255

SelFontName Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the font name of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns string values.
Remarks If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple characters that have a mix of fonts. Please note that if you are using Wingdings, or another symbol character set, you must also set SelFontCharSet to 2.

SelFontSize Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the font size of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns integer values.
Remarks If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple characters that have a mix of sizes.

SelHangingIndent Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the hanging indent of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks

This property specifies the distance, in twips, between the left edge of the first line of text in the selected paragraph(s) (as specified by the SelIndent property) and the left edge of subsequent lines of text in the same paragraph(s).

If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple paragraphs that have a mix of margin settings.


SelHyperlink Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the hyperlink style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of the style. Null
The selection is a hyperlink. True
The selection is not a hyperlink. False

SelIndent Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the indent of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks

This property specifies the distance, in twips, between the left edge of the control and the left edge of the selected text.

If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple paragraphs that have a mix of margin settings.


SelItalic Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the italic style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of font style. Null
The selection is italicized. True
The selection is not italicized. False

SelLength Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the length of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.

SelPrint Method

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Prints the current text selection.
Syntax fmsmemo.SelPrint(hdc)
Part Description
hdc This is a handle to a device context to print into.
Remarks If SelLength is zero, all text in the control is printed.

SelRightIndent Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the right indent of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks

If this property is set to zero, the paragraph wraps to the right margin, otherwise, this property specifies the distance, in twips, between the right edge of the control and the right edge of the selected text.

If this property returns null, it indicates that the selection spans multiple paragraphs that have a mix of margin settings.


SelStart Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the starting character position of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns integer values.

SelStrikeThru Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the StrikeThru style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of the font style. Null
The selection has the StrikeThru style. True
The selection does not have the StrikeThru style. False

SelTabCount Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the number of tab stops set in the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns integer values.
Remarks This property returns the tab stops set in the selection, not the number of tabs in the selection.

SelTabs Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the tab position of the specified tab.
Setting Accepts and returns long values.
Remarks This is a parameterized property, starting with a zero-based index. The tab positions are specified in twips.

SelText Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the text of the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns string values.
Remarks Setting this property replaces the current selection with the specified text. If no text is selected, the specified text is inserted in the current position.

SelUnderline Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the underline style of the current selection.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of the font style. Null
The selection is underlined. True
The selection is not underlined. False

SelValue Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the text, in RTF format, for the current selection.
Setting Accepts and returns strings.

StrikeThrough Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the StrikeThrough style of the font.
Setting Description VBA
The font has the StrikeThrough style. True
The font does not have the StrikeThrough style. False

Text Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the text value of the control.
Setting Accepts and returns strings.
Remarks Setting this property destroys all formatting in the Total Access Memo control. The SelStart and SelText properties can be used to insert text into the control while preserving formatting.

TextDocument Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns the text document object from the control (see Microsoft's About Text Object Model for more information).
Setting Returns an object.
Remarks

This property returns the TextDocument object, which is an object supplied by Microsoft. By using this object, you can add additional RTF functionality programmatically. For more information on using this object model, see the hyperlink above, or the sample database included with Total Access Memo.

NOTE: This property exposes the entire Microsoft Rich Text Object Model. FMS does not provide technical support for using the TextDocument property.


Underline Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or sets the underline style of the font.
Setting Description VBA
The selection spans multiple characters with a mix of the font style. Null
The selection is underlined. True
The selection is not underlined. False

Value Property

Applies To Total Access Memo
Description Returns or sets the text, in RTF format, of the control.
Setting Accepts and returns strings.
Remarks This is the default and databound property of this control.

Weight Property

Applies To Font
Description Returns or set the weight of the font.
Setting Returns integer values.
Remarks The weight of a font determines the thickness of the characters. Weight values usually range from 0 to 1000, with 700 representing bold. Please note that this property is not available in Access’s property pages.

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