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Getting rid of duplicate items in combo box

I have a from with combo boxes that have the record source set to fields in my database. The database is for computer inventory so some things like manufacturer and model repeat. I was wondering how to be able to still have the combo box set to that record source but have no duplicates in the combo box.
In other words Instead of my model combo box listing:

I want it to be like:

Thanks in advanced everyone!!
Jan 18 '07 #1
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159 Expert 100+
just add the word distinct after "SELECT" in your rowsource. SELECT DISTINCT will return each value just once.
Jan 18 '07 #2
218 Expert 100+
Mseda is right, just be careful that your control is binding to the correct column in the combo


Jan 18 '07 #3
Ahh thanks soo much this saved me from ripping the rest of my hair out.
Jan 18 '07 #4
218 Expert 100+
You still got hair!

Clearly not been working in IT too long!
Jan 18 '07 #5

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