troubleshooting Question

getting a string (VBA)

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Ernest Grogg asked on
Microsoft AccessVBA
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hello,

I want to get the return values for an unbound box (like a search results box):

the strWhere is where I want a query or if I can use a SQL code?

strWhere = "PersonID","qry","EntryPoint= & Form_myForm.txtGate"

(all values in the strwhere to be listed in the unbound box) BUT THE PIC DOESN'T SHOW IF I TRY TO USE A SQL:

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but using a query that calls for certain information:
something like:  
strWhere = "SELECT BackgroundCheck.PersonID, BackgroundCheck.EntryPoint, FROM BackgroundCheck, WHERE BackgroundCheck.Background Is Null AND BackgroundCheck.Entry= Wisconsin Gate"

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Dim strWhere As String                  'The criteria string.
    
strWhere= 'don't know what to put here

strSQL = "SELECT MGNameAddressPhone.PersonID, MGNameAddressPhone.FName AS [First Name], MGNameAddressPhone.LName AS [Last Name], MGNameAddressPhone.LicenseNumber AS [Licence# (W/State)], FROM MGNameAddressPhone"

    strSQL = strSQL & " WHERE " & strWhere
    Me.SearchResults.RowSource = strSQL
    Me.SearchResults = Me.SearchResults.ItemData(1)
   

then when a user clicks the box the result they clicked on to open a new box:

A popup opens to a form that is looking at the unbound box
Private Sub SearchResults_Click()
DoCmd.OpenForm "frmmypopup"
End Sub
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