This solution requires the use of ADO - refer to How to connect to ADO or RDO (BB4034).
Private Sub FindSolicitorID()



  Dim Cnxn1 As ADODB.Connection

  Dim oRS As ADODB.Recordset

  Dim sSQL As String

  

  Dim lID as Long

  'set this to the system record of the solicitor

  lID = 280



  'search the database based on the system record ID of the solicitor

  sSQL = "SELECT USER_ID FROM USERS WHERE CONSTITUENTID = " & lID & ""

  

  Set Cnxn1 = New ADODB.Connection

  'create the connection string

  Cnxn1.ConnectionString = "DSN=dsnname;UID=username;PWD=pwd;"

  Cnxn1.Open

  Set oRS = Cnxn1.Execute(sSQL)

  oRS.MoveFirst

  'loop through the solicitors and return the User_ID

  Do Until oRS.EOF

  

  Debug.Print oRS.Fields("USER_ID")

  

  oRS.MoveNext

  Loop

   

   oRS.Close

   Cnxn1.Close

  Set oRecord = Nothing



End Sub

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