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Percent in MS Access 2003 & 2007

October 1, 2010

Most users are used to type “30” in order to set Excel cell value to 30%;
MS Access 2003 do not permit it, in fact it need “0.3” value in order to set 30%; MS Access 2007 seems to be same as Excel.

Here, How to enter percent values in Access efficiently, you may find a solution: on After Update event reassing same value, with a hundred part … like this: (pasted from the source):

Me.percentfield.Value = Me.percentfield.Value / 100


source:How to enter percent values in Access efficiently

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