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#### Dsum , using numeric & Text help with the Text bit!

Acc 97
Hi,

I have the following in my query which works well if it is all set to
numbers on table design.

But what I want to do is where it states MC (short for machine name) use the
actual machine name of which there are 5 off. therefore, on the table design
I flick it over to text mode.

the query throws a wobbler! and all I get is Error!!

would a kind knowledgeable sole, show me how I need to modify this, so that
I can use Text setting only the end parts as identified as "MC="&[MC]

Note this works OK if all is numeric

DSum("[tot]","[Query1]"," Expr1=  " & [Expr1] & "AND " & "  " & "MC=  " &
[MC])

Thanks, Alex


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> Acc 97
> Hi,
>
> I have the following in my query which works well if it is all set to
> numbers on table design.
>
> But what I want to do is where it states MC (short for machine name) use
the
> actual machine name of which there are 5 off. therefore, on the table
design
> I flick it over to text mode.
>
> the query throws a wobbler! and all I get is Error!!
>
> would a kind knowledgeable sole, show me how I need to modify this, so
that
> I can use Text setting only the end parts as identified as "MC="&[MC]
>
>
> Note this works OK if all is numeric
>
>  DSum("[tot]","[Query1]"," Expr1=  " & [Expr1] & "AND " & "  " & "MC=  " &
> [MC])
>
>
>
>
> Thanks, Alex
>
>
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