Solved

My Audit Trail

Posted on 2011-03-01
5
396 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have spent some time developing an audit trail.
Any change to a table will be recorded.

The audit trail actually ended up looking like the one that can be found on the Microsoft website.  However, I developed my own and understand it!

All was working well until I transferred the audit code into a "Module".
It is now crashing. (For Each ccont In Myform.Controls).

I don't know why ??
(It is probably fairly fundamental as I am not very experienced).

To demonstrate look at this simple database and amend and save a record in form1.





Database4.zip
0
Comment
Question by:Patrick O'Dea
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
5 Comments
 
LVL 120

Accepted Solution

by:
Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 500 total points
ID: 35012892
test this, see changes made in the module
Database4.mdb
0
 

Author Comment

by:Patrick O'Dea
ID: 35012939
Thanks,

However, the field (in table staff) "Auditmemo" is still blank.
I had expected it to have the audit of the changes.


0
 

Author Comment

by:Patrick O'Dea
ID: 35012952
I should add that I made several changes to the data via the form.

None of these changes are shown in the "Auditmemo" field
0
 

Author Comment

by:Patrick O'Dea
ID: 35013073
(Sorry folks I am not expecting you to do my debugging!)

However, in Module1 the line

MyForm.AuditMemo = addstr & MyForm.AuditMemo

... does NOT seem to write back the data to the Staff table.

The  MyForm.AuditMemo field has the correct data but it is NOT writing to the staff table.

Any thoughts?
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Patrick O'Dea
ID: 35013226
All seems good now.

....I should have continued investigating!

Thanks
0

Featured Post

Salesforce Has Never Been Easier

Improve and reinforce salesforce training & adoption using WalkMe's digital adoption platform. Start saving on costly employee training by creating fast intuitive Walk-Thrus for Salesforce. Claim your Free Account Now

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Phishing attempts can come in all forms, shapes and sizes. No matter how familiar you think you are with them, always remember to take extra precaution when opening an email with attachments or links.
It’s the first day of March, the weather is starting to warm up and the excitement of the upcoming St. Patrick’s Day holiday can be felt throughout the world.
Learn how to number pages in an Access report over each group. Activate two pass printing by referencing the pages property: Add code to the Page Footers OnFormat event to capture the pages as there occur for each group. Use the pages property to …
Access reports are powerful and flexible. Learn how to create a query and then a grouped report using the wizard. Modify the report design after the wizard is done to make it look better. There will be another video to explain how to put the final p…

717 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question