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We are using VB5.0 with MSSQLServer6.5. I have many forms within my application. I dont want to set up a connection to the database for every form. Can anybody suggest how to have only one connection per session.
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rolee,

  Just declare your database variable as Public in a BAS module file. Then using this database variable in all your form. And remember to close and release the database when your application end.

----- ' code in BAS module
       ' If you are using DAO
Public db As Database

      ' Or if you are using RDO
Public rd As RDOConnection

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Regards.
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