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to get In a Query Similar fields in access 2010

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i have in a table customert customer with similar names like this

jimmy
jimmy/sample

with other works i have the same name with addition of Backslash and few characters
and i want to make a query that will give me by column one in the query result a customer name and by column 2 to get the similar name with a backslash
please give a sql statement to get this result
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Question by:bill201
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Please show sample data example rows with the *desired* results ....  IE ... Before and After.

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by:bill201
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very simple

in the database that i have upload iits has a table with the name customert and i want to create a select query (not update)
to see in the first column jimmy and in the second coulumn jimmy/dfdf
etc..

upload59.zip
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TinTombStone earned 1000 total points
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Assuming your table is called Customer and the field is named Name then the following gives you a few alternatives

SELECT customer.NAME, Left([name],InStr([name],"/")-1) AS LeftSide, Right([name],Len([name])-InStr([name],"/")) AS RightSide, Left([name],InStr([name],"/")) AS [LeftSideWith/], Right([name],Len([name])-InStr([name],"/")+1) AS [RightSideWith/]
FROM customer;
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by:DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform)
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How about this:

SELECT CustomerT.CustomerID, IIf(InStr(1,[CustomerName],"/")>0,Left([CustomerName],InStr(1,[CustomerName],"/")-1),[CustomerName]) AS Expr1, CustomerT.CustomerName
FROM CustomerT;

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by:bill201
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databasemx

how i can to get the customerid from the name that is in expr1?
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