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How to write comment in Ms Access SQL view?

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How to write comment in Ms Access SQL view?
Let say I want to write comment in front of the SQL statement like:
Comment: This statement is used to extract data from...
in MS SQL Server, by adding the symbol -- infront of the comment.
In MS Access, what symbol is being used for the comment?
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You cant add comments to your query in the SQL view of your query (from the grid).
However, you can add comments in VBA code, using the ' .
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You can add comment to the query by selecting the query under the query-tab of the database window and press properties. (button or via right-click)
This comment is also visible when selecting the 'detail' view of the queries.

However it's not possible to store the comment "in" the query as far as I know.
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