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recordcount = -1

Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Why does my recordcount from my record set return the value -1

I can walk through the records and the fields are populated, but Why can't I get the recordcount ?


Dim oConn As ADODB.Connection
    Dim oRec As ADODB.Recordset
    Dim oSqlCmd As ADODB.Command
    Dim sConn As String, sCmd As String
    Dim lType As Long, lAlertCount As Long
    Dim I As Long
    Dim J As Long
    Set oConn = New ADODB.Connection
    sConn = "Driver={SQL Server};" & _
           "Server=" & SrvIP & ";" & _
           "Database=MyDB;" & _
           "Uid=ID;" & _
    oConn.Open (sConn)
    Dim oCmd As New ADODB.Command  ' Create a new SqlCommand
    oCmd.ActiveConnection = oConn
    oCmd.CommandText = "Select ... From ... Where ..." 
    Set oRec = oCmd.Execute
Msgbox orec.RecordCount
    If Not oRec.EOF And Not oRec.BOF Then
        Do Until oRec.EOF
            I = I + 1
	'Walk through the records ...
    End If
    Set oConn = Nothing
    Set oRec = Nothing

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