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MS Access - Report Properties

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I'm climbing back into Access after about 8 years. The rust is painful..

Question: In Reports, in a data control property box, i'm trying to go beyond source\field. I want to set a specific field value.

So for example, Table: Employees, Field: Status. I want to go a step further and say only run the value "Full-Time"

It seemed like it might be straight forward as I opened the expression builder but i'm not doing something right in building the expression because it won't take it. Any ideas?

Jun 5 '07 #1
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Do you mean you want to filter to records containing only the value "Full-time"?

If so you will need to set the report filter property. This can be done dynamically incode
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  1. Me.FilterOn=True
  2. Me.Filter = "Status = 'Full-Time'"
Obviously, you could replace "Full-Time" with a variable name to give more flexibility.

Jun 6 '07 #2

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