Originally Posted by theDBguy
Hi. It all depends on the user experience you want to achieve. For example, in the BeforeUpdate event of the form, you can check for any missing required fields and ask the user to provide them or cancel the record.
Would BeforeUpdate mean they would be presented with that option before any field on the form is updated, essentially when the form is opened?
The option of cancelling a record seems to be exactly what I am looking for.