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Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

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  • G Gabriel
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    Re: Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    Originally posted by jjfcpa View Post
    I actually think it's something else. Specifically, I think it relates to the fact that I used the child table rather than the set when I created the child form. It's obvious when you see it that I have to cancel twice because it's seeing two records in the parent table.

    I'm going to re-do my form using the set and see if it corrects the problem.
    If you want to test this theory, try it where the parent is "seeing" 3 records to see how many times you have to click.

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  • Tom Cone Jr
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    Re: Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    Good morning, John.

    You should consider zipping and posting a copy of the database here, with instructions for us to follow to see the behavior you're discussing.

    -- tom

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  • jjfcpa
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    Re: Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    Originally posted by G Gabriel View Post
    I believe this is relate to this thread.
    I actually think it's something else. Specifically, I think it relates to the fact that I used the child table rather than the set when I created the child form. It's obvious when you see it that I have to cancel twice because it's seeing two records in the parent table.

    I'm going to re-do my form using the set and see if it corrects the problem.

    Leave a comment:


  • G Gabriel
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    Re: Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    I believe this is relate to this thread.

    Leave a comment:


  • jjfcpa
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    Re: Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    What I've figured out is that it's not filtering my child table and because I have two records in my parent table, it's cycling through both of these records before closing the form.

    Did I make a mistake when I created my child forms by using the table instead of the "set" which limits the child records to just those that have the same primary key as the parent table?

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  • Why do I have to click Cancel button twice to close form?

    The code in my Cancel button is the following:

    topparent.cancel(.F.)
    topparent.close(.F.)

    I have to click it twice to close the form.

    When I click it the first time, "edit" mode is canceled. The 2nd time, the form closes. What am I doing wrong?

    I want to cancel the edit and the form to close when they click the Cancel button.
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