msflexgrid row count

Is there a way no matter how I populate an msflexgrid to get the actual row count Excluding Null rows put into a label?
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FordraidersAuthor Commented:
To All,
I have the following working but is not getting rid of null rows.
lblRecordCount is the Label on the form.

lblRecordCount = MsFlexgrid1.rows -1

The minus one is for the first row header.
TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
Hi David: how are things?

Short of going through each row and determining whether it has valid data, incrementing a counter if it has there is no easy way of doing this that I can think of.
FordraidersAuthor Commented:
Things are going well!
Thank You.

The count is for the Populategrids routine.
After the return in Msflexgrid1 from all three databases. I was trying to count the number of non-Null rows in the return.

Other than using the statement Above.
I have yet to get a total accurate count,
Because of null rows.
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TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:

The following code will give the number of non-null records in the flexgrid:

iif(rstStorage.RecordCount >0,rstStorage.RecordCount ,0) + iif(rstStorage2.RecordCount >0,rstStorage2.RecordCount ,0) + iif(rstStorage3.RecordCount >0,rstStorage3.RecordCount ,0)

You need to use this immediately before each Exit Function line in the populategrids routine to update the label's caption with the value.

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FordraidersAuthor Commented:
This interesting.
I tried.

lblrecordcount = rstStorage.RecordCount + rstStorage2.RecordCount +

But it didn't work.
Will give it a whirl.

Didn't think about going with the IIF.
Now that I think about it.
I used the IIF quite abit when I Used Access97-vba on another project.

I also added at the beginning of each function.
dim  lblString as string
lblstring = "Records Returned"
lblReturn.Caption =  lblString

Just so I wouldn't have to repeat it at the end of each
Exit Function

Your the best.
Thanks again for the attention.
but i only look in column 39, so it should only be 114331. Right?
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