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Old December 1st, 2006, 08:12 AM
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I can add data into SQL 2005 Database using VB 2005, Could you plz help me , How can I Delete data from a User Input?

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txtCustID= UserInput

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you could try running a delete query to remove the data

example:

strQueryDelete = "DELETE [columnName] FROM [tableName] WHERE [columnName]=" & txtCustID & ";"

then just run the query in code with a button click handler.

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As a DBA, I might also suggest using a procedure like an API that deletes the data-- that way you can code in some intellegence into the delete on the database side.

Just a thought.

The previous example would also work, of course. But you might have to check for dependant relationships (parent/child) etc that might cause errors.



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