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Old November 27th, 2008, 11:49 PM
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Default How do I make a placeholder parameter for Ado.net

Hi

I usually use Sql server 2005 but I have to right now have to use access 2007 and I am wondering how do I make a parameter placeholder?

Like if this was sql server 2005 I would do something like this

SELECT StudentID, FirstName, LastName
FROM Students
WHERE (StudentID = '@StudentID')

* I am making this with a typed dataset(dataset.xsd file). So I usually would type that into the design builder and then execute it. Once I hit the execute the button it would then popup and ask to put some data in as the parameter.

When I try the exact same statement with an access 2007 db it just runs the statement and seems to ignore that it's a placeholder parameter and tries to use it as part of the where clause so I always get no results.