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Subject: RE: how to generate running id
Thread ID: 33675 Message ID: 33740 # Views: 3 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 8 Category: Forms
Date: Tuesday, December 02, 2003 5:55:21 PM         
   


> Naw, you're right Jez...bugger
>
> What if...you just write any old Id when you create the record, but then run an update when ever you process the records to populate your Incremental Id for all new records...
>
> John Taylor MCP
> (You can't polish a turd)

Call for the ID number on update of completed record (SAVE) not on initial creation (ADD) should work just fine.
That way if you undo you only remove the blank record from your main table.

Nice....

Jez

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how to generate running id Posted by Manisha Sathe @ 12/1/2003 6:03:58 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Eric den Doop @ 12/1/2003 6:12:45 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Manisha Sathe @ 12/2/2003 4:16:41 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Moose Taylor @ 12/2/2003 4:23:52 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Jez Enefer-Mills @ 12/2/2003 5:22:08 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Moose Taylor @ 12/2/2003 5:36:12 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Jez Enefer-Mills @ 12/2/2003 5:45:02 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Moose Taylor @ 12/2/2003 5:47:12 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Moose Taylor @ 12/2/2003 5:51:25 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Jez Enefer-Mills @ 12/2/2003 5:55:21 PM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Eric den Doop @ 12/3/2003 12:55:22 AM
RE: how to generate running id Posted by Manisha Sathe @ 12/3/2003 10:29:26 AM