Login | Register   
RSS Feed
Download our iPhone app
Browse DevX
Sign up for e-mail newsletters from DevX

Tip of the Day
Language: Visual Basic
Expertise: Beginner
Oct 1, 1996



Full Text Search: The Key to Better Natural Language Queries for NoSQL in Node.js

Closing a Data Control

I am using the data control through the Standard Version of Visual Basic 4.0. The data control is linked to a table in our database and when I try to repair the database I get an error that the database is still open. I tried closing the database with DATA1.DATABASE.CLOSE but it didn't work. According to the manual, if you close all forms with data control object it should close the database. I also tried repairing the database upon loading the first form and have had no luck here either. The only time I have seemingly been able to repair a database is when I open one database and then repair a different database within a form. If you have any suggestions I would appreciate it. Thanks again!

Try Unloading the form with the data control. You can't manually close a data control, but it should close if the form is Unloaded. Hide won't do it, since the form is actually still running, just not visibly.

DevX Pro
Comment and Contribute






(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.



Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date