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Mike Eghtebas
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Avoiding Write Conflict message...

I have a drop-box on a main form. There is a subform on the main form.

After update of the drop-box on the main form, the following code update the recordsour-table of the subform:

    
    CurrentDb.Execute "Update tOwnerDRF_Titles Set BU_ID=" & Me!cboBusinessUnit & " Where OwnerDRF_ID=" & Me!OwnerDRFID
    
    'Me!sfDRF_TitlesTempUpload.Form.Dirty = False
    'Me!sfDRF_TitlesTempUpload.Form.RecordSource = Me!sfDRF_TitlesTempUpload.Form.RecordSource

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However, When I go from one record on the main form, I get "Write Conflict" message which I am trying to avoid. Additional information is provided on the attached image.

Question: How can I get rid of the "Write Conflict" message?

Thank you.
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Jeffrey Coachman

8/22/2022 - Mon
DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Former Microsoft Access MVP)

You can't really avoid the WC message. However, you can trap those error codes - and that error is only rendered in the Form Error event.  There, you can display any message you want to the user.  However, the standard WC message is already pretty good ... and generic Microsoft error messages go.

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Mike Eghtebas

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Thank you.
Jeffrey Coachman

Are the master/child links set on the subform?

If all the combobox on the main form does is filter the records in the subform, then you can even use the simple code the wizard creates:

    ' Find the record that matches the control.
    Dim rs As Object
    Set rs = Me.Recordset.Clone
    rs.FindFirst "[CustID] = " & Str(Nz(Me![cboCustID], 0))
    If Not rs.EOF Then Me.Bookmark = rs.Bookmark

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