Can't perform the edit another user has changed the record

I am writing an App in delphi4 using SQL links for SQL Server  but, I'm getting a weird error.
I am looping through a table  and based on certain field values I am trying to edit other fields. However when I try to post the changes I keep getting the error " Can't perform the edit another user has changed the record". There are no other users or application using the applications so I don't understand this. When I try to edit the table throught Database desktop I also got the same error. Now the weird part, I have another application that uses the same table, and that application edits the table with no errors, I can also edit the table in access. I think this is some sort of Record Lock problem but I can't figure why. Anyone know why this is happening
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kretzschmarCommented:
hi mem100,

from borland:

Question and Answer Database

     FAQ: FAQ4655B - SET NOCOUNT ON causes "Couldn't perform the edit because another user changed the record" error
Category: Database (MSSQL)
Platform: All Windows
 Product: BC++5.x,  
          C++Builder1.0,  
          C++Builder3.x,  
          C++Builder4.x,  
          Delphi2.x,  
          Delphi3.x,  
          Delphi4.x,  
          VdBase7.x,  

Question:

How come after I execute SET NOCOUNT ON on MSSQL server all updates result in the error
"Couldn't perform the edit because another user changed the record"? BDE error 10259.


Answer:

The BDE uses rows effected to determine if an UPDATE is successful. SET NOCOUNT ON tells
MSSQL to return 0 for rows effected for all UPDATE statements and thereby causing all UPDATES
to fail.

7/28/99 9:07:21 AM


meikl
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yk030299Commented:
listen
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kretzschmarCommented:
Hello?
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kretzschmarCommented:
preventive lock
be free to reject
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