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Report.Section Property (Access)

You can use the Section property to identify a section of a report and provide access to the properties of that section. Read-only Section object.

expression .Section(Index)

expression A variable that represents a Report object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

Index

Required

Variant

The section number or name.

The Section property corresponds to a particular section. You can use the following constants listed below. It is recommended that you use the constants to make your code easier to read.

Setting

Constant

Description

0

acDetail

Report detail section

1

acHeader

Report header section

2

acFooter

Report footer section

3

acPageHeader

Report page header section

4

acPageFooter

Report page footer section

5

acGroupLevel1Header

Group-level 1 header section

6

acGroupLevel1Footer

Group-level 1 footer section

7

acGroupLevel2Header

Group-level 2 header section

8

acGroupLevel2Footer

Group-level 2 footer section

Note Note

If a report has additional group-level sections, the header/footer pairs are numbered consecutively beginning with 9.

The Section property is an array of all existing sections in the form or report specified by the section number. For example, Section(0) refers to a form's detail section and Section(3) refers to a form's page header section.

You can also refer to a section by name. The following statements refer to the Detail0 section for the Customers form and are equivalent.

Forms!Customers.Section(acDetail).Visible
Forms!Customers.Section(0).Visible
Forms!Customers.Detail0.Visible

You must combine the Section property with other properties that apply to form or report sections.

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