How to Localize Lookup Table Descriptions

Sometimes you need to display a description from a lookup table on a form for a code field that is bound to a textbox.

Localizing lookup table descriptions refers to displaying a different description based on the language in which a VPME Multilingual application is running.

Localizing lookup table descriptions is simply a specific case of localizing a data source:

       Add additional fields to the lookup table to contain the descriptions for each language in the application.

       See How to Localize Data Sources  to learn how to localize the ControlSource property of the control that will display the lookup table descriptions.


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