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IIF looking at two different fields

I need to use an IIF that looks at two fields as in:

Expr2: IIf((Len([phone#])=7) And Mid$([TextField],1,4)='CRED',result1,result2)

all I get is result2
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stirus
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stirus
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform)Commented:
Try with double quotes:
Expr2: IIf((Len([phone#])=7) And Mid$([TextField],1,4) = "CRED",result1,result2)

But are you SURE the condition is actually being met?

mx
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peter57rCommented:
I agree with mx's last comment.

I think you are misreading your data.

Add the expressions temporarily as extra columns and see..

mylen:Len([phone#])

mymid: Mid$([TextField],1,4)
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GRayLCommented:
Try this.  I moved the parentheses:

IIf((Len([phone#])=7 And Mid$([TextField],1,4)="CRED"),result1,result2)
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stirusAuthor Commented:
all three helped.  Thanks
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GRayLCommented:
Thanks, glad to help.  Can you post Expr2 as you now have it?
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