operation not applicable

Can anyone give me more information on a database error "Operation not applicable"
I think in my case it has something to do with trying to search a table dataset that is in cached update mode.
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Harry.
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RJENKINSCommented:
Please Give information on
1. What Version of BDE
2. What Version of Delphi are you using
3. Type of search FindKey, Locate etc...

RCJ
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interCommented:
Hi,

Although the user guide do not talks about this, one cannot use CachedUpdates with tables does not having Index fields. So

1 - Either Restructre your table from DBDesktop to give it an index or
2 - In you code, before doing any modification or search set Table1.CachedUpdates := false

Regards,
Igor
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