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Executing a query in Access from VB

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I have a command "Append_OTC".  What is the syntax to execute this command from VB?
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docmd.openquery "Append_OTC"
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by:morinia
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I am sorry I did not mention the query is creating a table.  I get this error

Compile error:  argument not Optional

SELECT * INTO ALL_CLAIMS
FROM ALL_HCS_CLAIM
WHERE CLAIM_STATUS IN ('VHPA', 'VCB2')
ORDER BY SALV_OPERATOR;
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What line of code is highlighted when you get the compile error?
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by:Sheils
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To execute an append query you can use

Currentdb.Execute "Append_OTC" , dbFailOnError
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by:Sheils
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You can also pass the sql

Dim strSQL as string

strSQL="SELECT * INTO ALL_CLAIMS FROM ALL_HCS_CLAIM WHERE CLAIM_STATUS IN ('VHPA', 'VCB2') ORDER BY SALV_OPERATOR"

Currentdb.Execute strSQL , dbFailOnError
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