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VBA Recordset How to Assign Field Names

Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hello again,
I have a table that will hold header records.  These are going to be used to insert into a recordset which then will be populated with the data from a separate csv file.  The number of fields will vary with each header record.  The header table has 3 fields: HeaderID, FieldName and FieldOrder.  For the first two header records, the data would look like this:
HeaderID   FieldName   FieldOrder
1               HeaderID     10
1               AcctName   20
1               AcctNum     30
2               HeaderID     10
2               AcctName   20
2               AcctNum     30
2               AcctMgr      40
2               AcctRegion 50

I need to create a recordset using FieldName as the Column Headings in my new recordset.  For the first Header record, It should look like this:
HeaderID     AcctName    AcctNum

It seems like it should be a simple problem, but I haven't been able to get anything to actually work.  I've attached my latest attempt.

Thanks, Lynn

'pull the header record data
    strSQL = " SELECT tblHeader.*"
    strSQL = strSQL & " From tblHeader"
    strSQL = strSQL & " WHERE (((tblHeader.HeaderID)=" & rptNum & "))"
    strSQL = strSQL & " ORDER BY tblHeader.FieldOrder;"

    Set rc = db.OpenRecordset(strSQL, dbOpenDynaset)
    rCnt = rc.RecordCount
    Debug.Print (rCnt)
    'test: 21 records for header 004
    For i = 1 To rCnt
        Set rc.Fields(i).Name = rc.Fields("FieldName")

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