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qwertnard
post Oct 16 2019, 03:56 PM
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Can some explain or provide some links on the differences between record level and Column level validation and how to distinguish which is which.
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DanielPineault
post Oct 16 2019, 04:24 PM
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I've never heard of either. Can you provide some context please?

You don't perform validation in queries, but rather forms are the place for that normally.

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tina t
post Oct 16 2019, 04:39 PM
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wondering if you meant to post your question in the Excel forum, rather than the Access forum?

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projecttoday
post Oct 16 2019, 04:42 PM
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I'm thinking record level may be referring to the table definition. For example, a required field could be defined in the table itself as opposed to on the data entry form.

I think the preferred method is keep the logic in the table itself to a minimum.

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isladogs
post Oct 16 2019, 06:25 PM
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Perhaps you mean record or field validation?

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post Oct 16 2019, 06:25 PM
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I agree that more context, or a sample showing readers what you are dealing with, would be helpful.

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