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Old November 8th, 2003, 05:23 PM
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Default append query

I have a table that I want to add records to using an append query.
There are 4 fields to be added for each record and these fields are taken from another form.

The append query runs after the form is updated.

I build the append query in the query window and run it there.
The first time it adds one record as expected. If I dirty the form to fire the after update event (resave without change record) when the append query runs it add 3 records. Each successive run doubles the amount of record added...6, and 12, 24 and so on.

I also notice that if there is no record in the table it is not updated when the query runs.

How can I get aroubd these problems?

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Old November 9th, 2003, 01:54 AM
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I would have to see your append query code and table structure to figure it out



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Old November 12th, 2003, 09:17 PM
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Not too sure exactly what's going on without seeing yr code, but have you tried something like:
Code:
Private Sub Form_AfterUpdate()
If Me.Dirty=True Then
DoCmd.RunSQL "INSERT INTO BLAH BLAH BLAH"
End If
End Sub
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