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Read and SQL table and update data into an Access table

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Microsoft AccessMicrosoft SQL Server 2005
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Hi

I have an access database Created  - I am using Access 2007 and I have saved the database to 2003 as the users are on 2003
I have a main table in this Access database that I can maintain (Add/update/delete) records

I want now to be able to connect my access database to an SQL database – this SQL database is accessible through a user ID and password

In my access database we will call the table – tableACC
This has 5 fields

In my SQL database we will call the table – tableSQL
This table has 30 fields – I only want to take certain fields from this table

I want a create a form with a ‘Button’ which will invoke the VB code to do the following

I want to Select records from TableSQL that are Open (TableSQL.Open = yes) and Created between 2 dates  (TableSQL,CreatedDate Between Date1 and Date2) – These dates must be entered by the user (these dates are parameters) And only select records that are not already on the tableACC.

For all the records that are selected I want to add these into the Access table TableACC.

In summary
I have not written VB code before – I would like to know how to write this code – how to be able to call the code from a ‘button’  - how to input the dates as parameters – how to open the SQL database with a user ID and password  - how to read the SQL table – how to write to the Access table

Thanks very much for your help

Regards
Mike
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