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Crystal Report Formula issue

Posted on 2011-09-02
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I have the following simple formula:
SELECT document_image.ID 'FROM DocM.document_image document_image
'WHERE FACILITY='98'
I keep getting this error and highlights document_image.id this field is a string:
'A number, currency amount, boolean, date, time, date-time, or string is expected here.'

Any help greatly appreciated

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Question by:nobile00
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by:jerrypd
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is that a quote before the From and before the Where?
shouldnt be there!
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by:jerrypd
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and is facility a numeric or string?
if numeric, kill those quotes as well
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by:nobile00
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I removed the quotes around the number and the ' before Where still get the same error.

Facility is in fact  Numeric
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LIONKING earned 2000 total points
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If DocM.document_image is already in your table definitions (for the report), then your formula should only be something like:

{DocM.document_image.FACILITY}=98
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by:nobile00
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Thanks I used tge Facility = 98 and built a select statement.  Thanks for pointing in the right direction.
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