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Created a query that needs to update a table before I start a process

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I use a query to create a calculation but I need it to update a field in a particular table.  Before I run payroll I need to determine gross profit for 2014 and 2015.  I need it to update a field for each salesmen based on year.  This determines the percentage of commission they will get.   I have a query that will determine the gross profit based on year. How do I get it to update a table?  I don't know vb at all.  My query is qrytodeterminetotalgrossprofit and the field is sumofgrossprofit.  It also has employeeid, transyear  the table to be updated is tblcommissiontotal and the field i need updated is total sales.  I also have paidinyear and employeeid.  

Any help would be appreciated.
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