This MSAccess tutorial explains how to use the Access Right function with syntax and examples.
The Microsoft Access Right function extracts a substring from a string starting from the right-most character.
The syntax for the Right function in MS Access is:
Right ( text, number_of_characters )
Text is the string that you wish to extract from.
Number_of_characters indicates the number of characters that you wish to extract starting from the right-most character.
The Right function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Access:
Let's look at how to use the Right function in MS Access:
Right ("Tech on the Net", 3) Result: "Net" Right ("Alphabet", 5) Result: "habet"
The Right function can be used in VBA code in Microsoft Access.
Dim LResult As String LResult = Right ("Alphabet",3)
The variable LResult would now contain the value of "bet".
You can also use the Right function in a query in Microsoft Access.
In this query, we have used the Right function as follows:
This query will return last 10 characters from the CategoryName field and display the results in a column called Expr1. You can replace Expr1 with a column name that is more meaningful.
The results would now be displayed in a column called PartialName.
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