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Resetting an AutoNumber Field

Resetting an AutoNumber Field

Price: FREE

During testing a database design you may find that you have included a lot of dummy values, but then want the counters to be reset when you deliver the application.

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Resetting a Microsoft Access 2003 AutoNumber Field

Free: Yes
Tags: Access › Tables and Relationships

"When you delete the last record or records in a table or in a form that has an AutoNumber field, and then you compact the database, the AutoNumber field does not start at the next higher number when you add new records."

Setting the value of Microsoft Access AutoNumber Field

Free: Yes
Tags: Access › Queries

By using an append query, you can change the starting value of an AutoNumber field in a table to a number other than 1.
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Find next incremental value for an AutoNumber field

Free: Yes

I'm using Access 2003/XP/2000/97 and VB6 as the front-end. I need to get the next value in the AutoNumber field before inserting the next record using SQL. How can I find out what the next value will be in an AutoNumber field?

To append a field of autonumber into a new table

Free: Yes
Tags: Access ›

I have the field called subject_id which is autonumber in the form of 10001,10002,.. And I want the field with the same format to appear in another table. But appending it leads to different numbering, i.e. the filed becomes 1, 2, .. instead of 10001, 10002 as I've formatted it in its original table. How could I append/copy such a field?

Creating autonumber field with Make Table Query

Free: Yes
Tags: Access › Queries

I have a make table query that I would like to add an autonumber field to. I want to automate this, so I do not want to go into the table manually after creating it.

I know you can add fields to a query that are placeholders for eventual updates, for example putting: NBR:0 in a query grid will create a field of the numerical (long integer I think) datatype.

Is there anyway to do this for the autonumber field. Obviously in this case it wouldn't be a placeholder waiting to receive data, I would like it to add data to the field: auto enumerate the records which are transferred to the new table.

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