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Getting AutoID From a Record In a Transaction

Posted on 2005-04-06
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I am processing a transaction as follows:

1) Add a new record to the SALES Table which includes an AutoNum field.
2) Adding a record to the SALEDETAIL table which requires the AutoNum from the SALES table.

How do I implement this within a single transaction using the BeginTransaction and CommitTransaction function of ADO?
I tried calling them in succession but the AutoID from the SALES table is NULL. I guess it doesn't get populated until the transaction is committed.

I need to be able to roll back if there are any errors so I don't see how any other method would work. Please keep in mid also that the structure of the database cannot change. Thanks for your time!
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Wonderful! Thanks so much.
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Thank u kevman123
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