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Naming Fields

Remember these simple rules when you create field names:

  1. A field name canít begin with a space.

  2. A field name canít contain a period (.), an exclamation point (!), an accent grave (`), or either bracket ([ or ]).

Now remember this advice:

Youíll appreciate our advice when the time comes to create calculated fields, or to write Visual Basic code.

(Posted 01/01/2001)