Sample Search Form

Grateful if anyone can provide a sample of a simple or perhaps a not so simple search form  to spruce up my programme. Hoping to provide some innovation to my programme.

Thanks
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als315Connect With a Mentor Commented:
May be you can give more details?
You can find a lot of examples:
http://www.techonthenet.com/access/forms/search2.php
http://allenbrowne.com/ser-62.html

Do you need something specific?
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PipMicAuthor Commented:
Thanks, thats fine for a from a single table.

I was perhaps looking for something more elaborate. Perhaps my description of a simple sample form was my mistake.

My idea ( as an example) is of a Search form which will look up a client,  which will then produce a list of related records of that client, probably in a sub form within the main form.

Then actually produce a report of that client with its related records.

Thanks
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als315Commented:
It is standard for Access forms. You can download many Access templates from this page:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/templates/results.aspx?qu=access&av=zac
Northwind DB has demonstrated most Access abilities:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/templates/results.aspx?qu=access&av=zac#ai:TC001228997|
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
Are you saying that of the hundreds of examples here, you could not find a single sample?

I did a simple search of:

"Access Search form sample example"
...here, and on Google and got literally thousands of hits.....

I am sure one of these could help you.

With the amount of questions you have posted here, and the many great solutions yoy were given, ...I am sure you can take a sample "filter" ("Find a Record on a form", ...Access has a combobox wizard for this) and apply it to a Partent/Child (main/sub, ...Client/clientRecords) form.

...then use that to open a filtered report:
Docmd.Openreport "YourReport", acviewPreview,, , "ClientID=" & cboClientID

JeffCoachman
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PipMicAuthor Commented:
Dear boag2000,

Many thanks for your comments.

Yes, you are correct a simple search does provide plenty of samples and Yes I do ask a lot of questions and Yes I have been provided with great replies which I have successfully implemented.

But I do also pay a monthly subscription, for the assistance I require.

Perhaps my questions annoy you but I am beginning to wonder if you have anything personal against me. If that is so, just simply ignore my questions .

As regards my opening post I was merely enquiring to see whether anyone knew of additional or other search samples. That is all!

There is, I do not think, any need for sarcasm or crticism in that form.
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PipMicAuthor Commented:
Good reference
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