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Calculating A Total From A Form or Table

Posted on 2004-09-02
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hi

i have a database to keep record of invoices, and on one of my forms, their is the control [Invoice Total]. in my form i have hundereds of records (invoices). is there a way i can create something in my database that will show me the total of all the invoice totals?

help would be appreciated.

thanks
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE ) earned 20 total points
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You can set the .ControlSource of a control to something like this:

=DSum("[Invoice Total]", "YourINvoiceTable")

DSum also accepts criteria; see online help for more info
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WORKS PERFECT!!

thanks LSMConsulting
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