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MS Access where in clause

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Is it possible to write a where in clause in MS Access SQL?

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select * from mytable where myfield in (select top 6 myfieldlookup from othertable) as t1
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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yes..



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this is already good to go

select * from mytable where myfield in (select top 6 myfieldlookup from othertable)
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by:dougfosterNYC
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OMG.  It is the as t1 statement that screwed it up.  
 
Thanks....
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by:rockiroads
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two things

with this, the table alias cannot be placed here like this (as t1). you would place it within the from part
second, myfield must match the datatype of myfieldlookup

select * from mytable where myfield in (select top 6 myfieldlookup from othertable)

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by:rockiroads
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way too slow lol
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