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Return Value from Stored Procedure is not correct

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Last Modified: 2012-05-09
I am using classic ASP to call a stored procedure on SQL Server 2005.  The code functions correctly in that if during registration I find the same email address already in the data table, the record is not inserted.  If it's not in the table it gets inserted.  This works when I run a select in the management studio after running the code.  However, the return value is ALWASY coming back as 1, meaning it was successful (even if it wasn't successful and NOT inserted into the table).

HERE is the Procedure Code:

ALTER PROCEDURE [dbo].[usp_InsertRegistration]
    @fname VARCHAR(20) = '',
    @lname VARCHAR(30) = '',
    @emailaddress VARCHAR(75) = '',
    @profession tinyint,
    @pass varchar(10) = '',
    @iresult int output
    if exists(select email from dbo.tblVIPs where rtrim(upper(email)) = rtrim(upper(@emailaddress)))
      SELECT @iresult = 0

    INSERT dbo.tblVIPs(firstname,lastname,email, professionID,pword,registrationID,RegistrationDate)
        Values(@fname, @lname,@emailaddress, @profession,@pass,newid(),getdate())
      SELECT @iresult = 1

RETURN @iresult

HERE is the ASP Code:

dim objCmd,iresult
iresult = 0

set objCmd= Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Command")

objCmd.ActiveConnection = strConnection
objCmd.CommandText = "usp_InsertRegistration"
objCmd.CommandType = &H0004

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@firstname",adVarChar,adParamInput,20,strFirstName)

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@lastname",adVarChar,adParamInput,30,strLastName)

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@emailaddress",adVarChar,adParamInput,75,strEmail)

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@profession",adTinyInt,adParamInput,1,intProfessionID)

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@pass",adVarChar,adParamInput,10,strPassword)

objCmd.Parameters.Append objCmd.CreateParameter("@iresult",adInteger,adParamOutput)


set objCmd=nothing

response.write iresult

What am I doing incorrectly that causes the stored procedure to ALWAYS return a 1?

Thank you for your help in advance!!
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