Trying to put special text in page footer

I'm trying to use this code in the page footer of a report starting with the 2nd page.  But all I'm getting is the first character in a field

=IIf(([Page]>1),Left([txtFirstName]&". "&[txtLastName],1))

Note that txtFirstName and txtLastName are hidden fields on the report.
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
What have you tried to fix it so far? First place I would look would be that LEFT call. LEFT and RIGHT trim off specified numbers of characters, so that would be the most likely place to start.
Hamed NasrRetired IT ProfessionalCommented:
The result you are getting is because you asked for 1 character from the left of the name.
Replace 1 with 10 to see the effect.
If trying to display the full name, then remove the Left function.
SteveL13Author Commented:
The solution was easier than I thought.  I had the ,1 in the wrong place.

This works:

=IIf(([Page]>1),Left([txtFirstName],1) & ". " & [txtLastName])

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Hamed NasrRetired IT ProfessionalCommented:
Yes, that makes sense.
SteveL13Author Commented:
I solved my own issue by re-working the syntax.
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