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Old January 11th, 2008, 03:47 PM
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Default Problem with Dlookup

I am trying to grab a record id using Dlookup the issue i am running into is that I am trying to get the ID by matching a string
ex:
RecID=Dlookup("RecID","Table","String=" & sting)

This works fine until the string has an "'" in it, I know why this is an issue I just can't seem to figure out a way to get around it.
Any help would be great!!

Jim

 
Old January 11th, 2008, 06:52 PM
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Assuming Access 2000 or later:

Try:

RecID=Dlookup("RecID","Table","String='" & Replace(string, "'", "''" & "'")


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