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In query designer for an expression, what is wrong with this syntax?

TotQtyInsAndOuts: Nz(DSum("[QTY_ORDERED]","tblInventory", [TRNX_TYPE] in ('I','O')"),0)

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You are missing a double quote in the Criteria string

TotQtyInsAndOuts: Nz(DSum("[QTY_ORDERED]","tblInventory", "[TRNX_TYPE] in ('I','O')"),0)
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Although if you are doing this for many records, the DSUM() could make this a long running query.  You might be better off with some form of aggregate query based grouped on a specific field (either as a stand-alone or sub query) and then joining that query to this one.
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