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To make the Enter key act as Tab key is a 3 step procedure:

  1. Set the form's KeyPreview property to True
  2. Set all form's buttons property Default to false
  3. Create an OnKeyPress event for the form like this:
procedure TForm1.FormKeyPress(Sender: TObject; var Key: Char); 
  if Key = #13 then begin 
    Key := #0; 
    if (Sender is TDBGrid) then 

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2012-11-21, 02:07:06
anonymous from Madras, India  
It was very useful and helped to solve my problem...

Thanks for this coding..



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