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Calculated field problem

SteveL13 asked
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
I have a form with a calculated field on it.  The field name is "txtCombinedEst".  This is supposed to be a calculated sum value of three fields, "txtStockEst", "txtTotalMaterialEst", and "txtOutsidePurchaseEst".  I have tried putting "=[txtStockEst]+[txtTotalMaterialEst]+[txtOutsidePurchaseEst]" in the control source of the calculated field and have also tried putting "Me.txtCombinedEst = [txtStockEst] + [txtTotalMaterialEst] + [txtOutsidePurchaseEst]" in the onopen event of the form.  But all I get is a bunch of ################'s in the field result.

What am I doing wrong?

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