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Save a sum from a form to a table

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I'm using Access 2007 and have a form that calculates a sum from the input of 2 other boxes on the form( sheets*SqFtpersheet), I then need this sum needs to be saved to an inventory table. I know the best way would be to save the input of the boxes to the table and then do the calculation in queries and reports when I need it. The problem is that both of these inputs are not part of the table and I am hoping there is a way to accomplish this without changing the table. Is there a way to do it?

Apr 10 '08 #1
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P: 68
use an insert query for the place in the table(for the current record) that you want to put the value:
Insert InTo [Table Name] (fieldname1,FieldName2, ..) & _
" Values (formfieldname, formfieldname)"
Apr 10 '08 #2

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