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master/detail dbgrid manipulation in VB6

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HI,
I Would like to know if it is possible to make a master/detail dbgrid.for ex by entering the client code in one col, the corresponding name from the master file is shown on the same row. I am using VB6.
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by:Mirkwood
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You mean showing a field from a relative table?
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I assume you do want to show a relative field.

The flexgrid sample in the vb samples. (samples\pguide\msflexgd)

The can make a snapshot and assign it to the recordsource property of the datacontrol like this.

    mysql$ = "SELECT "
    mysql = mysql & "Publishers.[Company Name], "
    mysql = mysql & "Authors.Author, "
    mysql = mysql & "Titles.Title "
    mysql = mysql & "FROM Authors INNER JOIN "
    mysql = mysql & "(Publishers INNER JOIN ([title author] INNER JOIN Titles ON [title author].ISBN = Titles.ISBN) ON Publishers.PubID = Titles.PubID) "
    mysql = mysql & "ON Authors.Au_ID = [title author].Au_ID "
   
    Data1.RecordSource = mysql

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by:jadidbin
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Thanks Mirkwood ,however i am using ado and and dbgrid and i am opening my recordsets in batch mode. the solution by Mirkwood works if i am working in immediate mode and i refresh manually. I would like it to happen in batch mode the same as in immediate mode
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