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MS access - Remove brackets from a string

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I need to remove [WA] from the string [WA] Clark.

How do I do this?  I figure I need to escape them or something to treat them as literal
I'm trying to update a large table.

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Replace(Replace("[WA] Clark.","[",""),"]","")
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WA Clark.

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Trim(Replace("[WA] Clark.","[WA]",""))

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