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Access | Advanced queries exercise | Expressions - deriving artist name from title
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Open the database in the above folder.
Using the hint below create a query to extract the last word in the album title, in the hope that it will give the artist name:
This query only works for artists with a single word in their name!
The InStrRev function picks out the last occurrence of a string of text within another string, starting at the end.
Save your query as SplittingAlbumTitle, then close it and your database down.