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Before Update error with MS Access after upgrade from A2000 to A365.

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Last Modified: 2021-01-16
I'm using MSAccess with Office365 to run an application created with MSAccess 2K.

I have a routine that runs from a form until a stop button is pressed.  This routine worked fine in Access2K, however in Office 365 I get the following message:

The Macro or function set to the BeforeUpdate or Validation Rule property for this field is preventing <dbname> from saving the data in the field.

In fact, I get this same message when I attempt to click any control on the form.  I'm pretty sure that none of the controls use the BeforeUpdate event, and I know I am not using any macros.  I do use a number of DoEvents throughout the code, which are intended to allow access to check a flag that indicates the stop action has been requested.

I need to solve this problem so I can stop the routine!  Please help.
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