I have a pop-up menu object which, when I open the form for the first time, doesn’t display the value that was selected on a previous visit. The value is in the data sheet but not in the object in any of several selected records. Switching to graphics mode and back forces the display and choosing the value from the menu in any one record forces the display in all others. Thereafter, the menu displays correctly.
I have rebuilt the pop-up several times but that hasn’t helped.
The menu is populated by the contents of a global variable declared in a master database from which the problem form and many others are opened. The default for variables created in the form is
fileglobal and I thought that might be the problem but testing suggests that it’s not.
My problem is vaguely related to this one: