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Parameter specified where a database name is required. (Error 3217)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Applies to: Access 2013 | Access 2016

You created a parameter query that specifies an invalid parameter type. The following example produces this error:

PARAMETERS Param1 Text;

SELECT CustomerID
FROM Customers IN Param1;

Param1 is a text parameter, but the FROM clause requires a database parameter. Change the parameter type from Text to Database, and then try the operation again. ACCESS SUPPORT RESOURCES
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