Solved

Multiple criteria for FindFirst.

Posted on 1998-09-15
1
875 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
What format do I use when specifying criteria for a FindFirst method that references multiple fields in the table?  All the examples I find use only one criterion, ex. "txtFName like 'Ba*'".   I need to check txtFName and txtSS# and BDate and DateEntered etc.  I thought of requerying, but a datacontrol is already in place; or can I build an SQL recordset from a datacontrol.

halp
tanx
0
Comment
Question by:RUSTY
1 Comment
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
anthonyc earned 20 total points
ID: 1496273
It's always faster to requery than findfirst, but if you wish to use findfirst, the criteria you specify resembles an SQL Where clause

For example

data1.recordset.findfirst "txtFName like 'BA*' and txtSS like '123*' and txtBDate like '12/31/1998'"

0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Most everyone who has done any programming in VB6 knows that you can do something in code like Debug.Print MyVar and that when the program runs from the IDE, the value of MyVar will be displayed in the Immediate Window. Less well known is Debug.Asse…
Article by: Martin
Here are a few simple, working, games that you can use as-is or as the basis for your own games. Tic-Tac-Toe This is one of the simplest of all games.   The game allows for a choice of who goes first and keeps track of the number of wins for…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

726 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question