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I have a loan amount with different values
if loan amount > 30,000 then  points should be 10
else if  is loan amount between 15,000 and 29,999  points should be 6
Else if loan amout between 10,000 and 14,999 points should be 3
how can i do that in access:)
can anyone help me?
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Question by:dina78
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by:bmatumbura
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Use a CASE statement
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by:apresto
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Have a look here, you need the IIF function by the sounds of things. MS Access doesnt support standard IF or CASE statements, unlike most other databases packages:
http://www.techonthenet.com/access/functions/advanced/iif.php 
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by:bmatumbura
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Ah, sorry hadn't realized you are using Access; use an IIF statement instead:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/SQL_Syntax/Q_22840470.html
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by:dina78
ID: 24105574
just to confirm,,
i would wirte
=iff ( loan amount >30000, "10", iff(loan amount >15,000 and <29,000), "6", iff(loan amount >10,000 and <14,99), "3")
correct?
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by:apresto
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I think it would be:
iff ( loan amount >30000, "10", iff(loan amount >15,000 and <29,000, "6", iff(loan amount >10,000 and <14,99, "3")))
 
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by:dina78
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=iff ( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >30000, "10", iff( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >15000 and < 29999, "6", iff( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >10000 and <14999, "3")))

but it is giving that
the expression you have entered contains invalid syntaz
help?
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by:dina78
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i used
 iff ([loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount]>30000,"10",iff(([loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] Between 15000 And 29999),"6",iff(([loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] Between 10000 And 14999),"3")))

but got an error of undefined function iff in expression
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=iff ( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >30000, "10", iff( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >15000 and [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] < 29999, "6", iff( [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] >10000 and [loan Q1 incentives]![loan amount] <14999, "3")))

Try that, specify the field in each clause
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by:dina78
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same problem,, IFF function undefined
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by:bmatumbura
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It's IIF and NOT IFF
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by:dina78
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ops!
working just fine now
thanks for the help
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