Like operator in MSAccess

Hi

I am using % as wild card but I am getting following error

Syntax error in query expression 'Member.EmailID LIKE %a%'.

How to use like operator in msaccess?

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Karan Gupta
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crisco96Commented:
Access uses a * instead of %, so just replace your % with *
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crisco96Commented:
Here's a little more information, you can use different wildcards to mean different things:

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/access-help/like-operator-HP001032253.aspx
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mbizupCommented:
You need to enclose your crteria in quotes.

<<'Member.EmailID LIKE %a%>>

Should be (for an ADO recordset):

Member.EmailID LIKE '%a%'

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Or for an Access back-end or DAO recordset:

Member.EmailID LIKE '*a*'

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