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    If a column in a table is to be added until it reaches 750 then it should stop adding
    here is what I need help
    Cost is a numering field which is to be copied to a column which is Deduct a numeric. The copy from Cost to Deduct should terminate when the Deduct column reaches 750. I s that doeable

    Many thanks

    eg

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    RE: Calc column

    It might be possible but I don't understand exactly what you want to do. Could you provide some kind of an example?

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      Cal..in a table that I keep tab on medication cost and insurance payment, their is a Cost column that I input the cost of medication, then there is a Deduct column that I enter the deduction which the insurance says that when the total deduction reach 750 Dollars, they will pay 75% of the medication cost after the 750 deductible is reached, what I would like to do is write a function to automatically move the cost from the cost column to the deduct column until the deduct column total reaches 750. Many thanks

      eg

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        RE: Calc column

        This all depends on the construction of your database. There are several paths I can think of to getting were you want to go but I was wondering what your database looks like. Is it a set linked by a patient number, or is it flat.
        Also is this $750 per patient per year or per event and how do you track that.
        Jesse

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          Jesse

          The table is flat. The 750 is per patient, patient is identified by Patnbr. the 750 is per patient per year. if you need more info let me know
          thanks

          eg

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