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Old October 13th, 2003, 01:27 PM
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Default Maintain entered data

I'm trying to add a new record into a table of a database, and that is no problem, but when it goes to add the new value in the database it clears all the info for the page before that. I was wondering if there might be a way I could submit the record on the same page and reload just the lists, or maybe recall all the info from the previous page (addnewPOP.asp)into the loaded page (addeffort.asp) and just skip the reload to addnew.asp

<form method=post action="addeffort.asp" id=form2 name=addneweffort>
<INPUT name=addneweffort ID="Text3" >
<input type=submit value=Add id=submit1 name=submit1>

    Dim objRS, bolFound
    Set objRS = Server.CreateObject ("ADODB.Recordset")
    objRS.Open "Effort", objConn, , 3, 2

bolFound = True
    If (Request.Form("addneweffort") = "")Then
            bolFound = False
            Response.Write "<a href='addnew.asp'>You must enter the data for: Effort.<p></a>"
            End If
    If bolFound = True then
    Set objRS = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")
    objRS.Open "effort", objConn, , 3, 2
    objRS("effort") = Request.Form("addneweffort")
    Set objConn = Nothing
    End If
 Response.Write "<input name=hidform type=hidden value='" & Request.Form("hidform") & "'>"
<script language="javascript">



Old October 14th, 2003, 12:00 AM
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ASP is stateless. You have to manually maintain the state.
So when calling a page to add a record into DB, send all the values from Source page thru Query string or Form Hidden variables to the new page. From the new page send all those Query string or Form Hidden variables back to the source form after db insert is done.

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Old October 14th, 2003, 02:11 AM
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Hi there,

Check out this thread: http://p2p.wrox.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=4999

It describes how to maintain state in a single asp page.



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