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VBA Excel: closing recordset "Operation is not allowed when the object is closed"

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Last Modified: 2013-11-25
Hi x-perts,

I am using OnError handler in my VBA code that jumps to

erorhandler:
    MsgBox ("Error rendering to spreadsheet")
    If Not rc Is Nothing Then
        rc.Close
        Set rc = Nothing
    End If

The problem is that if the error is triggered when opening a recordset, it cannot execute

rc.close

and shows an error: "Operation is not allowed when the object is closed"

How can I fix this? i could add On Eror Resume Next before rc.close, but would rather try to identify a case when recordset object is created but not opened.

Pls, advise

Thanks
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