troubleshooting Question

Search feature

Avatar of SteveL13
SteveL13Flag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft Access
14 Comments2 Solutions156 ViewsLast Modified:
I have a form that I want to use to be able to search for records in a table.  The table has various field types...  short text, data, etc.  On the search form I want just one field where the user can enter a string of characters and then via a command button, have a datasheet form open to display the records that had the  string of characters ANYWHERE in the table fields.  I hope this makes sense.  Can it be done?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Paul Cook-Giles
Senior Application Developer

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 2 Answers and 14 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 2 Answers and 14 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros