troubleshooting Question

truncate a text field in an access query

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Robert WardlowFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft AccessSQL
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In an access query I would like to display only the first 20 characters of a 40 character text field. I don't want to change the size of the field in the underlying table just display the first 20 in the query display. Is there a command for text fields similar to the format([number field],"0.00") command for number fields?
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