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Form isn't opening to specified record

Posted on 2014-07-18
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I have a command button on a form which when clicked is supposed to open a second form to a specified criteria.  Here is my code.  But it isn't working.  The second form is opening instead to the first record in the record source.  If a record doesn't exist yet for AssetN then the form is to open for a new record entry.

DoCmd.OpenForm "frmAssetRoomDetails", acNormal, "", [AssetN] = Me.txtAssetN, , acNormal

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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 500 total points
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if AssetN is Number

DoCmd.OpenForm "frmAssetRoomDetails", acNormal, "", "[AssetN] =" & Me.txtAssetN, , acNormal

if AssetN is TEXT

DoCmd.OpenForm "frmAssetRoomDetails", acNormal, "", "[AssetN] ='" & Me.txtAssetN & "'", , acNormal
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by:SteveL13
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This worked...

DoCmd.OpenForm "frmAssetRoomDetails", acNormal, "", "[AssetN] =" & Me.txtAssetN, , acNormal

Thanks!
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