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wshore asked
Last Modified: 2010-07-27
I have been using the following to generate an AutoNumber 'OrderID' from the 'AllianceMembers' table.

DLookup("max([OrderID])", "AllianceMembers") + 1

This only seems to work when the table already has records in it.  When 'AllianceMembers is empty, the line returns a null.  Is there a way around this?  Can I alter this code somehow, or do I have to seed the table with some kind of temp record?  Thanks,

Warren Shore
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