Form.AfterInsert event (Access)
The AfterInsert event occurs after a new record is added.
expression A variable that represents a Form object.
Setting the value of a control by using a macro or Visual Basic doesn't trigger these events.
You can use an AfterInsert event procedure or macro to requery a recordset whenever a new record is added.
To run a macro or event procedure when the AfterInsert event occurs, set the OnAfterInsert property to the name of the macro or to [Event Procedure].
This example shows how you can use a BeforeInsert event procedure to verify that the user wants to create a new record, and an AfterInsert event procedure to requery the record source for the Employees form after a record has been added.
To try the example, add the following event procedure to a form named Employees that is based on a table or query. Switch to form Datasheet view and try to insert a record.
Private Sub Form_BeforeInsert(Cancel As Integer) If MsgBox("Insert new record here?", _ vbOKCancel) = vbCancel Then Cancel = True End If End Sub Private Sub Form_AfterInsert() Forms!Employees.Requery End Sub
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