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Why the SQL Error?

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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hello Experts,

[Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] Too few parameters. Expected 3.

Appears i need 3 values for my Prepared Statement. I only have 2 in sql statement. What am i doing wrong?

Thank you

public boolean testUpdateStatement(Contact c)
	{
		String strSQL = "UPDATE contactAddress set first_name = ? WHERE contactID = ?";
			
		try
		{
			PreparedStatement ps = connection.prepareStatement(strSQL);
			
			ps.setString(1, c.getFirstName());
			ps.setInt(2, c.getContactID());
			
			ps.executeUpdate();
			
			ps.close();
			
		}
		catch(SQLException sqle)
		{
			sqle.printStackTrace();
			return false;
		}
		
		return true;
	}

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