Automatically general date when another field is written to
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I've created a field and set the type to general date.
What I want to do is have access insert the date when a certain other field is written to. The other field is called notice. When I have written my message in this field, I want access to get the date andtime from the clock and insert it in the date field. I want to do this as in the future I wish to write to the notice field from a website (connected to database via odbc), and when that data is added, I want access to add the additional info to the date field.
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