How Do I Get A Calendar Into A Query Parameter
I wrote a query which prompts entry of a start date and an end date, thus the user has to type into the parameter box. The date field is called When, and the table is called Scrap_Q4. Here is the SQL language
SELECT Scrap_Q4.REJ, Scrap_Q4.When, Count(Scrap_Q4.REJ) AS CountOfREJ
GROUP BY Scrap_Q4.REJ, Scrap_Q4.When
HAVING (((Scrap_Q4.REJ) Between 108 And 132) AND ((Scrap_Q4.When) Between [start date] And [end date]))
ORDER BY Scrap_Q4.REJ, Count(Scrap_Q4.REJ);
I want to replace the parameter box from popping up with a calendar which will alow the user to click on a start date and an end date. This will eliminate typing and potential error
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what I am trying to achive is.
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Between [start date mm/dd/y] and [end date mm/dd/y]
When I run the query, the parameter query works beautifully.
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