troubleshooting Question

insert sql using both VALUES and SUB-QUERY

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hi guys,

i can write an insert query and use VALUES to insert the data i want. i can also use a subquery to insert the data. can i use a mixture of 2 or must i write 2 queries?

e.g. join the 2 lines of code into 1

Sub InsertQuery_UsingValuesOnly()
    Call CurrentDb.Execute("INSERT INTO DestinationTable (TableField1, TableField2) VALUES (""something1"", ""something2"");")
End Sub
Sub InsertQuery_UsingSQLOnly()
    Call CurrentDb.Execute("INSERT INTO DestinationTable (TableField1, TableField2) SELECT ExistingInformation.Existing1, ExistingInformation.Existing2 FROM ExistingInformation;")
End Sub
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