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Using VB 5.0, I am having trouble with the Insert Into and Update statements when saving to the
database.  I am using the following syntax ...  INSERT INTO (field1, field2,...) VALUES ('" & textbox & "','" & mskedbox1 & "'...) and I get the error :  "Syntax error in insert into statement".  The same happens with update.  I've narrowed  the problem down to the maskedit boxes (the textboxes work fine alone).  Suggestions?
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by:richtsteig
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Have you checked the resulting string in both cases?

I use to include something like

#if sqltrace
clipboard.settext sqlstatement
if msgbox("continue?",vbyesno) = vbno then exit sub
#end if

when I am in an early state of developing.

This allows me to verify the SQL-statements in the
Access environment.
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by:porter062898
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When I debug, I find that the correct string is returned, but the error still occurs.  
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AndreasSchindler earned 200 total points
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Try a Textbox instead of the maskes Edit. If you get an error you have a Problem according the database field and not the MaskedEditControl.
Is the MAskesEditField as String or a Number ?
Try " instead of ' ( & """,""" & ...)
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