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Discussion in 'Information Technology' started by CMPS, Jul 28, 2006.

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  1. CMPS

    CMPS
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    Hi,

    How do I query for something specific on a field? For example I have a
    column named Internal ID# that goes in the line of something like this
    "ECO00XXBL" now each character represents something in the database. Now
    the issue is how can i query for example just the "BL" part and return data
    that represents all of BL's accounts. Or if i wanted to pull something from
    "CO". I tried using parameter query but that didnt work. Any Ideas.. sorry
    if this doesnt make much sense, buts it the best way i can describe it.
    Thanks for any response.
     
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  3. Ofer Cohen

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    Use "Like" criteria in the query

    Select * From TableName
    Where [Internal ID#] Like "*" [Please select text to search for] & "*"

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    Good Luck
    BS"D


    "CMPS" wrote:

    > Hi,
    >
    > How do I query for something specific on a field? For example I have a
    > column named Internal ID# that goes in the line of something like this
    > "ECO00XXBL" now each character represents something in the database. Now
    > the issue is how can i query for example just the "BL" part and return data
    > that represents all of BL's accounts. Or if i wanted to pull something from
    > "CO". I tried using parameter query but that didnt work. Any Ideas.. sorry
    > if this doesnt make much sense, buts it the best way i can describe it.
    > Thanks for any response.
    >
    >
    >
     
  4. JG

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    Thank you.. That worked..


    Ofer Cohen wrote:
    > Use "Like" criteria in the query
    >
    > Select * From TableName
    > Where [Internal ID#] Like "*" [Please select text to search for] & "*"
    >
    > --
    > Good Luck
    > BS"D
    >
    >
    > "CMPS" wrote:
    >
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > How do I query for something specific on a field? For example I have a
    > > column named Internal ID# that goes in the line of something like this
    > > "ECO00XXBL" now each character represents something in the database. Now
    > > the issue is how can i query for example just the "BL" part and return data
    > > that represents all of BL's accounts. Or if i wanted to pull something from
    > > "CO". I tried using parameter query but that didnt work. Any Ideas.. sorry
    > > if this doesnt make much sense, buts it the best way i can describe it.
    > > Thanks for any response.
    > >
    > >
    > >
     

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