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Microsoft® Office Access 2003 Inside Out by John L. Viescas

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Customizing Query Properties

Microsoft Access provides a number of properties associated with queries that you can use to control how a query runs. To open the property sheet for queries, click in the upper part of a Query window in Design view outside of the field lists and then click the Properties button. Figure 8-40 shows the property sheet Access provides for select queries.

The property sheet for select queries.

Figure 8-40. The property sheet for select queries.

Use the Description property to document what the query does. This description appears next to the query name when you view query objects in Details view in the Database window. You can also select the query in the Database ...

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