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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    You should use something like this :

    Dim strMyTable As String
    Dim strSQL As String
    strMyTable = "SomeTable"
    strSQL = "INSERT INTO " & strMyTable & " SELECT FROM ... "
    DoCmd RunSQL strSQl
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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    I already tried and I get the following:
    <pre>Run-time error '3450':

    Syntax error in query. Incomplete query clause </pre>

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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    Can you provide the code you have use ?
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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    Here is the database, though stripped down...
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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    Your table name contain spaces, you have to surround it with square brackets. Use :
    strSQL = "INSERT INTO [" & strTable & "] ( [CONTROL NO]...
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    Re: Change Append To table (2000)

    That was it, thank you!
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    Change Append To table (2000) - RESOLVED

    I inherited a database from someone and it uses a lot of Append queries.

    I'm lazy and want to automate as much of it as possible.

    Is it possible to change the Append To table systematically?

    I tried putting the table into SQL mode and using DoCmd.RunSQL but I get odd errors that would require rewrites of the SQL.
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