How to build a query that takes label caption as a criterion

I have a form with a panel of about 20 labels. Each one will have a SKU as a caption. I want to build a flexible query that grabs the label caption as a criterion when the label is clicked. I am using access 2010. Thanks
thao-nhiAsked:
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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
in the label's click event, try:

if the field to compare is a char:
SQL = "Select * from yourTable where yourfield = '" & yourLabel.Caption &  "' "
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if the field to compare is a number:
SQL = "Select * from yourTable where yourfield = " & yourLabel.Caption &  " "
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try customize accordingly.

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aikimarkCommented:
You should use the BUILD utility (right mouse click in the query builder).  Select the open form and the control and property.

Note: The form needs to be open when the query runs.
John TsioumprisSoftware & Systems EngineerCommented:
If you have good VBA knowledge then you should try Event Sinking and avoid the tedious task of clicking 20 labels to add code on Click event.
thao-nhiAuthor Commented:
Where would I read up more about  Event Sinking? thanks
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