Access and separaing/modifying names - Resources

Can anyone please offer a resource on how to separate/modify name fields in Access. I use various examples from internet searching, and previously provided answers from EE - but Ii would love to have one or two thorough and comprehensive resources that will enable me to understand how the forumulas work (i.e. mid, left, right, etc)?

Thanks.
exp vgAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
those functions are part of the string functions

see the documentation herehere
exp vgAuthor Commented:
Thank you for this - this is helpful.

It would be wonderful to have examples with Access SQL - since I so often make my own formulas, but they are never just right (that is when to use Right, Left, -1, +1, etc).
Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
you can see examples from the VBA Help menu
click on Help,  
type in the search window, say Mid
and it will give a detailed desription and examples

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
exp vgAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft Access

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.