Solved

Array in a database

Posted on 2002-04-15
1
118 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I have a string array say arrStrNames.
Is it possible to store this variable in a single cell in a tanle of a MS Access database.
0
Comment
Question by:RanjiniPraba
1 Comment
 
LVL 22

Accepted Solution

by:
rspahitz earned 15 total points
ID: 6942989
If you "Join" the array with a unique delimiter, you can store it into a memo field (or maybe a text field.)  Then when you pull it out, simply "Split" it back into the array.

But why would you want to do this?  That's what relational tables are all about!
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

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

There are many ways to remove duplicate entries in an SQL or Access database. Most make you temporarily insert an ID field, make a temp table and copy data back and forth, and/or are slow. Here is an easy way in VB6 using ADO to remove duplicate row…
If you need to start windows update installation remotely or as a scheduled task you will find this very helpful.
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

863 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now