Combo box to find records
Hi, need help with what I am sure is a simple problem.
I have a form and wish to find records using a combo box. Which I know how
to do. The problem is it takes me to "one" record. I would like to select,
for example, employee name: John Smith and it return all records for John
Smith while filtering out all other records.
I would be thankful for any help.
On Wed, 30 Jan 2008 20:24:04 -0800, Michaelchessking
>Hi, need help with what I am sure is a simple problem.
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