TextBox.ReadingOrder property (Access)
You can use the ReadingOrder property to specify or determine the reading order of words in text. Read/write Byte.
expression A variable that represents a TextBox object.
The ReadingOrder property uses the following settings.
|Context||0||Reading order is determined by the language of the first character entered.
If a right-to-left language character is entered first, reading order is right to left.
If a left-to-right language character is entered first, reading order is left to right.
|Left-to-Right||1||Sets the reading order to left to right.|
|Right-to-Left||2||Sets the reading order to right to left.|
The following example sets the reading order to right to left for the Address text box on the International Shipping form.
Forms("International Shipping").Controls("Address").ReadingOrder = 2
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