You apparently want to test if the DLookup returns anything. If the lookup fails, DLookup will return a Null value. The IsNull function returns a True if the value is Null and False if the value is something else. Not IsNull is True when there is something returned.
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On Jan 18, 2016, at 6:29 PM, email@example.com [MS_Access_Professionals] <MS_Access_Professionals@yahoogroups.com> wrote:
Great question about the variables! all I can say is "noob alert" I am still learning why access works like it does.
Your addition of "Not IsNull" worked.
Can you explain WHY the Not IsNull code works.
Thank you for your insights and help!
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