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Example of an access update query

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Could someone please show me how to write an update to:
Set the daily.Expense field to the total of the transactions.amount
field where transDate = #07/05/04#?

I have tried this with the query builder or wizard and it says my
query doesn't use a field named "Expense". This is true because I'm
using the field named "amount" from the detail table.

I'm a bit (a lot) stymied by this.

Thanks for your help.
Nov 13 '05 #1
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You need to click on the combobox below the transdate field and change
it from Group By to Where. Then it should work.

Nov 13 '05 #2

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