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Look Up Values From One Table and Automatically Insert Them in Another Table

Look Up Values From One Table and Automatically Insert Them in Another Table
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An append query automatically looks up fields that you select in one table and attaches them to another table within the database. Be careful though--once you make the attachment you cannot easily undo it.
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