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Inserting Variable into SQL LIKE Statement

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ok im having real trouble deciding on were this goes, as its programming in Visual Basic, but its an SQL command im having the trouble with, so im gonna do both <grins>

Ok, i have an SQL statements like so -

statement = "SELECT Albumname, DIR, Mix FROM BonkersListAndDir WHERE Albumname LIKE '' ORDER BY Albumname"

but i need to insert the data from a variable named "text" into were the LIKE is and nothing i do seems to working, ive treid

LIKE '' & Text
LIKE Text & ''
LIKE ' & Text & '

but cant seem to get it in, if anyone would be kind enough to show me how to rectify this problem will be most greatful, thank

Nov 30 '06 #1
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This is a Visual Baic question about inserting a variable into a text string, which happens to be an SQL query string.

I will re-route this thread to the VB forum.

Ronald :cool:
Nov 30 '06 #2

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