Solved

Form with a subform - rollback changes

Posted on 1998-10-26
2
226 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I have a form with a subform and buttons "Ok" and "Cancel". "Ok" button behaviour is obvious. But when the user enters the subform, Access saves the record from the main form. Is there any way to organize rolling back without using temporary tables or arrays ?
0
Comment
Question by:shvetsov
2 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:brewdog
ID: 1966812
I'm assuming these are bound forms. I don't know of any way, other than temporary tables, to do this with bound forms. With unbound forms, you can create a WorkSpace object and do a BeginTrans and then either a CommitTrans or a Rollback at appropriate points.

brewdog
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
tomook earned 100 total points
ID: 1966813
No way with bound forms. Access commits the changes when it saves. If you need to do this, you must use unbound forms or temporary tables.
0

Featured Post

Simplifying Server Workload Migrations

This use case outlines the migration challenges that organizations face and how the Acronis AnyData Engine supports physical-to-physical (P2P), physical-to-virtual (P2V), virtual to physical (V2P), and cross-virtual (V2V) migration scenarios to address these challenges.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

In a multiple monitor setup, if you don't want to use AutoCenter to position your popup forms, you have a problem: where will they appear?  Sometimes you may have an additional problem: where the devil did they go?  If you last had a popup form open…
A simple tool to export all objects of two Access files as text and compare it with Meld, a free diff tool.
Basics of query design. Shows you how to construct a simple query by adding tables, perform joins, defining output columns, perform sorting, and apply criteria.
In Microsoft Access, learn how to “cascade” or have the displayed data of one combo control depend upon what’s entered in another. Base the dependent combo on a query for its row source: Add a reference to the first combo on the form as criteria i…

856 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question