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  • Not an open table ?

    Hi Guys, I have a form with a browse included on it.
    After filtering the records contained in the browse, I then mark each remaining record as PAID using a logical checkbox field contained within the browse.
    Typically there are 10 - 15 filtered records to modify each time, but after clicking on 5 or 6 of them, up pops the error message "Not an open table"

    Any idea's ?
    I have installed the latest pre-release v11 patch 3788, which I am told fixes some browse related issues, but not this one apparently....

    Error.jpg

  • #2
    Re: Not an open table ?

    First idea I have is that the error says "Not an open index". Nothing to do with an open table and nothing to do with the browse directly. Appears to have something to do with a lookup(), probably in a field rule.
    There can be only one.

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    • #3
      Re: Not an open table ?

      try this:
      t=table.get("the name of the table in the browse")
      t1=t.get_cursor()
      t1.fetch_first()
      while .not. t1.fetch_eof()
      if "something or other is true"
      t1.change_begin()
      t1.mark()
      t1.change_end()
      t1.fetch_next()
      end while
      Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
      972 524 8714
      [email protected]

      ____________________
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      • #4
        Re: Not an open table ?

        Hi Stan, sorry for the confusion, I meant Index not Table ...sorry.
        Once again you have pointed me in the right direction. The answer was in fact staring right at me in the error message itself.
        Maybe I have a touch of "Snow Blindness" ?
        It was indeed a invalid lookup in field rules.

        Really grateful Stan.
        Many thanks.

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        • #5
          Re: Not an open table ?

          Thanks Martin, it was an index problem, not the table itself, sorry for any confusion.
          Nice script, I can use this when updating tables in another database whilst in another form.

          Thank you

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          • #6
            Re: Not an open table ?

            t=table.get("the name of the table in the browse")
            t1=t.get_cursor()
            t1.fetch_first()
            while .not. t1.fetch_eof()
            if "something or other is true"
            t1.change_begin()
            t1.mark()
            t1.change_end()
            end if 'error in my original code
            t1.fetch_next()
            end while
            Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
            972 524 8714
            [email protected]

            ____________________
            "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw

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