Create Parameter Queries: Obtain Parameters from Forms


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Obtaining parameters from forms

I want to start this movie by passing on a fundamental concept that can change the way you think about Access. Every objects, every form, every button or checkbox or label or text box, everything in Access has a value associated within the database. And every name or value can be used as an input somewhere else. Really understanding this concept will set you on the path to becoming a true Access rockstar. And here's why. Access objects, that is the tables, forms, queries, reports, they are all presented by the interface as individual components of your database, but in reality it's the interaction and the interconnections between objects that allow your database to do some pretty amazing things.

In the previous movie we looked at how we can provide our end users with a pop-up dialog box to define some query parameters. Let's take that a step further and see how we could define those same parameters using form controls. I've currently got the frm_SalesRange form opened up fr...

Obtaining parameters from forms
Video duration: 5m 17s 3h 2m Intermediate

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Obtaining parameters from forms provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Adam Wilbert as part of the Access 2010: Queries in Depth

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Business
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Access
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