The editfield statement begins editing of the specified field.


This statement has one parameter:

name – name of the field to edit.


This statement begins editing of the specified field. If the data sheet is currently the active window, this will make the specified field active and open the input data box. If a form is currently active this will activate the Text Editor Object for this field. If there is no such Text Editor Object, the procedure will stop with an error.

This example will open the Notes field for editing.

editfield "Notes"

Note: If a form has a Text Editor Object that edits a variable, this statement can also be used to open the variable for editing. Variables cannot be edited in the data sheet.

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