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run-time error -2147217885 with RecordCount

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I am retrieving the current record number and the total records in the database with .AbsolutePosition and .RecordCount in a MoveComplete() event in an ADO recordset.  During testing, a problem arose when I tried to add a duplicate record to the database.  When I acknowledge the error and then Cancel the update, I get -2147217885 error, something about deleting a record.  I think the problem is that the MoveComplete event adds to the record count before the update is actually completed.  I tried placing it in the Reposition event, but that doesn't work at all.  Can anyone help me?
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by:supunr
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Refering to article Q236624 in MSDN, this was a but in Microsoft ADO.  Try installing MDAC_TYP.EXE to install latest ADO 2.6+.  Good Luck!
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OK, here is the link to download MDAC.
http://www.microsoft.com/data/

More info from
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnmdac/html/data_mdacinstall.asp

remember, once you downloaded the latest version, you may have to reference that in your VB Project. that is go to Project->References and include "Microsoft Active Data Object Library 2.#"

Good Luck!
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boatmand:
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Moderator, my recommended disposition is:

    Accept supunr's comment(s) as an answer.

DanRollins -- EE database cleanup volunteer
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