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  • Update Errors - record locked

    I have a grid with Update allowed. When I update a row, I get an Update Error/Write Conflict statement (see below). But I have done everything possible to complete any previous update that might be locking the database record. Including, packed the table, closed the database, removed all cached files on my browser, reset all session vars, etc.

    What is locking that long-ago updated record?


    Row 2: Record was not updated because another user changed the record. (Write conflicts found in these fields: PASSWORD
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    RE: Update Errors - record locked

    My fault, I did not properly set the Define Primary Keys on the Grid Query page.
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      Re: Update Errors - record locked

      I am getting these errors even after setting primary key.

      userid currently is primary key. Could there be other reasons for this error?

      Even with this error, it does update the record with my updates.
      When I click select again, the error goes away and again saves my changes.

      This is an update only grid. I have Enterprise V8.
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