Using sql update in asp - returning rows affected

Using the standard:

conn.Execute strSql to execute an update routine:

strSql = "Update dbo.Individual Set AppStatus = 'xxxx' Where AppStatus= 'Approved';"

Anyway, works fine, but is there a way to run this where I can get the number of rows affected?

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Did you try:
conn.Execute (strSql, iRecordsAffected )
iRecordsAffected is the optional RecordsAffected parameter is a long variable in which the provider stores the number of records that were affected by the query

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