Query contents of Memo field"

I hope this is a very simple question for a change.

I have a table with a Memo field.  I wish to select all records in which  the Memo field has no data.  I have tried: IsEmpty/IsNull/Nz,  but  all of these  yield no records.  I have no problem selecting records that have data in the Memo field.  Actually, IsNull and IsEmpty  give me an empty new record.

I have spent an hour looking on the web and tried all I could with not results.

As always any help will be greatly appreciated.


Timothy
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
try this query

select *
from tableX
where [memofield] & ""=""

or

select *
from tableX
where Len([memofield])=0
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TimothyAAuthor Commented:
Thanks so much.  I will try it in the morning at work.  I will let you know then.

Timothy
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TimothyAAuthor Commented:
select *
from tableX
where [memofield] & ""="" :  Worked Perfect

Thanks.

Timothy
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TimothyAAuthor Commented:
As follow up:

In the attached query the
select *
from tableX
where [memofield] & ""=""
Works fine directly on a single table only query.  

However in more complexed query, it did provide values of 0 and -1, still easy to select value wanted.

Thanks again.
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