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Recording which user has made an entry

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I've got an access database which has a few users with various permissions.

I would like to record as default in a field, the particular access user (not pc login) that created that entry.

I can't find a function or argument that will call the name.

can anyone help?

ta
Dec 18 '07 #1
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Rabbit
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Are you talking about a workgroup user? Since it's not the pc log in then I can only assume you're talking about an Access workgroup. In which case CurrentDb.Containers("Tables").UserName returns the user.
Dec 18 '07 #2

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thanks very much for your help

And where can you find a list of all these useful things?
Dec 19 '07 #3

Rabbit
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Not a problem. I don't know about a list but I use google and the Access help files.
Dec 19 '07 #4

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