get result from 'docmd.runsql'

Posted on 2003-02-26
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2007-12-19
im using access 97 and i need to get the reult of a query that is to be run in vb.

ive tried the following but to no avail..

note: & [Mem No] &  = field in form

SQL = "SELECT Count([tblHire]![Mem No]) AS Expr1 " & _
"FROM tblHire " & _
"HAVING ((tblHire.[Mem No])='" & [Mem No] & "')"

If (DoCmd.RunSQL(SQL)) > 4 Then
...do somethin

.thnx for your help
Question by:redgoalsku
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Accepted Solution

jonsykes earned 200 total points
ID: 8023937
Try using a recordset instead of RunSQL:

DIM rst as recordset, SQL as string

SQL = "SELECT Count([tblHire]![Mem No]) AS Expr1 " & _
"FROM tblHire " & _
"HAVING ((tblHire.[Mem No])='" & [Mem No] & "')"

set rst = currentdb.openrecordset(SQL, DbOpenDynaset)

if rst.fields("Expr1") > 4 Then


Author Comment

ID: 8024034
u the man, thnx

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