MS Access Left() Function
Extract 3 characters from a string (starting from left):
Definition and Usage
The Left() function extracts a number of characters from a string (starting from left).
Note: See also the Right() function.
|string||Required. The string to extract from|
|number_of_chars||Required. The number of characters to extract. If this parameter is higher than the number of characters in string, this function will return the entire string|
|Works in:||From Access 2000|
Extract 5 characters from the text in the "CustomerName" column (starting from left):