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Search Recordset for substrings

Hi,
I am retrieving data form a SQL Server database in a VB6 ADO program.

SELECT NAME FROM TABLE1 WHERE NAME like " & sql1 & " ORDER BY NAME
sql1 contains the first 2 digits from a user entered string

I am searching the recordset with
rec2.Find "Name= '" & txtsearch & "' "
to position on the full user entered string (contained in txtsearch)

This works fine, if the user enters the complete name. If the user enters only a few digits, I would like to position on the first occurence of this substring.

Thanks for your help
TKL1960
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Carl TawnSystems and Integration DeveloperCommented:
The Find method supports wildcard searches. So you can use something like:

   rec2.Find "Name Like '*" & txtsearch & "*'"

To find anything containing the substring specified in txtsearch.

Hope this helps.
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TKL1960Author Commented:
Thanks for your quick answer. Works fine.
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