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Use a query to find a currency amount

Posted on 2008-10-11
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Experts, I am surprised this is as difficult as it is. I have made a qry with the following as  a criteria:
Like [Enter The Amount to Find] & *

I enter the amount such as 150 (expecting to find an amount such as $150,000,000.00) but it returns nothing.

what is wrong?  thanks
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does this work any better:
Like "*" & [Enter The Amount to Find] & "*"

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