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Posted on 2011-02-17
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I have a formula in Excel that works:

="1/"&TEXT(B2/B3/100,0)&" of 1%"
and I converted it to a unbound text box as follows but I dont belive the TEXT function is applicable in Access? I get a #name:
="1/" & Text([[tblLetterOfCredit].[Amount]/[tblfees.Amount]/100,0) & " of 1%"

Any suggestions?  
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Question by:pdvsa
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by:omgang
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CStr to convert to string in Access.
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Try:

="1/" & Round([[tblLetterOfCredit].[Amount]/[tblfees.Amount]/100,0) & " of 1%"
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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try this


="1/" & formatNumber([tblLetterOfCredit].[Amount]/[tblfees.Amount]/100,2) & " of 1%"


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="1/" & formatNumber([tblLetterOfCredit].[Amount]/[tblfees.Amount]/100,1) & " of 1%"
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by:pdvsa
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they both worked...  thank you
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by:pdvsa
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but the reason I had the #Name was due to the my incorrect bracketing...
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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looks like you picked one, that also have incorrect bracketing.

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