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Access Lookup Column

Access Lookup Column

Access Lookup Column

I am trying to add a lookup column to a table and I keep getting the error message that "field can only be defined once."

Any help?  The column should lookup information from table in the db


RE: Access Lookup Column

OK, are you creating a field using the lookup wizard?  If so, at what step are you getting the error?


RE: Access Lookup Column

in this situation, "LookUp" refers to a PROPERTY of the Field, similar to the Number / Type.  It is a tab on the properties which you see at the bottom of the screen in the table design view.

There is never time to do it right but there is always time to do it over

RE: Access Lookup Column

Yes, I am using the wizard and it is at the final step when it asks me "What label would you like for your lookup column"

No matter what name I choose it gives me the error message: "Can't define field more than once"


RE: Access Lookup Column

Perfect, many thanks Katheryn

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