DatasheetBorderLineStyle Property [Access 2003 VBA Language Reference]

Returns or sets a Byte indicating the line style to use for the border of the specified datasheet. Read/write.


expression Required. An expression that returns one of the objects in the Applies To list.


Valid values are between zero and eight. Values greater than eight are ignored; negative values or values above 255 cause an error.

Value Description
0 Transparent border
1 Solid
2 Dashes
3 Short dashes
4 Dots
5 Sparse dots
6 Dash-dot
7 Dash-dot-dot
8 Double solid

This property is not supported when saving a form as a data access page.


This example sets the datasheet border line style on the first open form to short dashes. The form must be set to Datasheet View in order for you to see the change.

Forms(0).DatasheetBorderLineStyle = 3

Applies to | Form Object

See Also | DatasheetCellsEffect Property | DatasheetColumnHeaderUnderlineStyle Property | DatasheetGridlinesBehavior Property | DatasheetGridlinesColor Property | HorizontalDatasheetGridlineStyle Property | VerticalDatasheetGridlineStyle Property