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Select from range of dates

Select from range of dates

(OP)
I just can't seem to find the answer that should be fairly easy. I have a date in one Production table and I need to find out which period it falls in from my Accounting period table. An example from the production table would be 2/23/2017 and I need to select the proper period from the following:
ActgIndx startperiod end period
1 12/26/2016 1/31/2017
2 2/1/2017 2/28/2017
3 3/1/2017 3/27/2017

The result for 2/23/2017 should be 2.
I've tried numerous things, but keep drawing a blank.
Appreciate any direction, thanks.

Thanks for the help.
Greg

RE: Select from range of dates

Use two tables in design view, without any linking, required production date within any of existing accounting periods:
SELECT
    ProductionDate, ActgIndx
FROM
    Production, AccountingPeriod
WHERE
    [ProductionDate] Between [StartPeriod] And [EndPeriod] 

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RE: Select from range of dates

You may also try:

Select ActgIndx From AccountingPeriod
Where (Select ProductionDate From Production
        Where <condition>)
 Between StartPeriod And EndPeriod 


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RE: Select from range of dates

(OP)
Thank you, I ran them both, and each one worked. Made my day a lot better.

Thanks for the help.
Greg

RE: Select from range of dates

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