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I tried adding two values for the Dlookup but was told it is not possible.   In my database I need to pull the body text and a subject and put it into a default email.  See the sample.
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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< In my database I need to pull the body text and a subject and put it into a default email>

you need two dlookup() , one for Subject and one for Body Text

where in your db are you doing this?
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Gozreh earned 2000 total points
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You should dim a separate verbal for each dlookup.
i showed you this in your previous question.



From all you questions it seems that you should go learn the basic of how to write and use VBA coding.
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by:lehi52
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You are correct.  I need to learn VBA.  But I really appreciate your help though.  Its really helped me get this up and running.  If I can get this email thing that you've been helping me with working it will be a huge help.  I tried the subject line code and it did not work.   Maybe I am doing something wrong.
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and BTW it's not impossible to get Dlookup to return more then one value.

ie.

= Dlookup("[Address] & ';' & [City]","tblCustomers","[CustomerID] = 1")
 
Then do a split on the semi-colon.

Jim.
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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yes, if the values you are looking for comes from the same record
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by:lehi52
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He was right it was answered in my previous post.
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by:Gozreh
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he needs one dlookup for subject and one for the body to be entered the the email, so he will need 2 separate dlookup's.
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