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Laurence Martin
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Defining a Query in code

I am trying to compile my mdb in Access 2010 and this line of code is throwing up an error:

Set db.QueryDefs("qry13bCreditStatus").SQL = stSQL


The error is "Invalid use of property"

Previously in the same procedure:

set db=opendatabase(stdatapath)

If you can see what I'm doing wrong that would be great.
Microsoft Access

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Patrick Matthews

8/22/2022 - Mon
Andy Marshall

The Set is causing the problem, I think.  Try something like:

Dim qdf As DAO.QueryDef
Set qdf = CurrentDb.QueryDefs("qry13bCreditStatus")
qdf.SQL = "SELECT Category FROM Categories"
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Andy Marshall

I think my answer would have worked too!!  Oh well.
Patrick Matthews

armchair_scouse,

Yes, it would have.  For the record, I would not object to a split :)

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