Using InputBox to Change Query Criteria

Hello Experts,
I am trying to reduce the amount of queries I have in my database.  I have a query, lets say QRY1, that is the data source for multiple forms.  I want to use the InputBox to add criteria to that query.  I know I can do this in design view of the query, but I have multiple critera depending on the user and I don't want to have QRY1 with the [] under one field, the QRY2 (the same tables as QRY1) with [] under a different field.  Does this make sense?  Can this be done with the InputBox?  Thanks in advance for all who reply.
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft Access MVP)Database Architect / Systems AnalystCommented:
"Can this be done with the InputBox? "

A query cannot reference the InputBox AFAIK.  However, you could have a small pop up form with a text box for criteria ... and have the query reference that text box, like so

Forms.YourFormName.SomeTextBoxName

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cebaker75Author Commented:
Thanks DMX!  That works great.
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft Access MVP)Database Architect / Systems AnalystCommented:
ok ... you are welcome ...

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