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Parameter specified where a table name is required. (Error 3216)

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; 

INSERT INTO Param1 
SELECT * 
FROM Customers; 

Param1 is a text parameter, but the INSERT INTO statement expects a table name. Change the parameter type from Text to TableID, and then try the operation again. ACCESS SUPPORT RESOURCES
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