AutoNumber for DAO CreateField
Posted on 1998-08-18
From what I gather so far, it does not seem to be possible to create a field object (i.e. CreateField) with an AutoNumber datatype using Access VBA/DAO. Is this correct? If so, there's got to be a trick to get around it somehow, doesn't there?
My hunch is that the AutoNumber thing is part of one of those special Document objects that Access tags onto certain DAOs (i.e., custom property), and is specific only to Access, and not really supported solely at the DAO level. Am I on the right track? Completely off-base?