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Returning System Date in MS Access SQL

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Last Modified: 2013-11-27
Hi,

Could not believe I couldn't find this on the web so sorry to ask. I just need to return the system date (so date at the time of running the query) as a value in a field. Can not for the life of me remember how to do this.

Thanks for your help.

Cheers,
Brett
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mmmm.... can't remember using that one! Works fine, thanks for the quick response!!!

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Use Date() for just the date, Now() for the date and time.

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