Well ... 1 is 100% and therefore 10 is 1,000%.
I suggest you want to use Single or Double rather than Integer and then try
entering 0.1 (which is 10%).
Van T. Dinh
"MARTIN95" wrote in message
> in my table my data type is set to number.
> the field size is set tup long integer, and the format is set to percent.
> can anyone tell me why this field in my form takes the entered number and
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> mutiplies it by 100.
> ie: enter 10 field shows 1000%
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> how can i correct this