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  • Form not parsing

    I am a very new user learning here so please be patient. I have an Order form that allows an Order qty and gets a post from an input form to allow daily mfg qty on a part. I have created an open shop order report to show me what is still open and how many have been made against the order. I have an operation that queries for orders that the Total qty is less than the order qty. When I run this report, it does not eliminate the completed orders but for some reason it is opening a default browse behind the report that does eliminate completed orders. Why is this browes opening up? What am I doing wrong?

    I have another report that works just fine that does the same function for open sales orders.
    Last edited by tdorg; 05-06-2008, 01:19 PM.

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    Re: Form not parsing

    I don't think anybody here is going to be able to answer your question with the available info. Any chance you can post the app, or a sample of it, that someone can run to see what's happening?


    • #3
      Re: Form not parsing

      Thanks for your reply. I finally re-created my report in a different way using a filter built into the report instead of as an operation. The strange thing is that I had another report working from a different table done the same exact way and it works fine.


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        Re: Form not parsing

        First off, welcome to the forums. The first question of a new person is usually the hardest as being new it is not known what type of info is wanted.

        I think the "offending" operation had a setting difference and was not therefore identical---An operation can be made to run silently... it can also show a result default browse that the operation's parameters/query/whatever it did for the user to see the results. You can check this by right clicking on the operation, choose Run Genie, press the Next button, and see if the "Suppress confirmation messages when Operation is run?" check box is unchecked or checked. By your description this would be my guess. Cal is right, of course, that to be sure a sample would have had to be given...too late maybe this time but be ready to do so when posting again --most times even if a question can be answered without such a sample the amount of time to do so is many times greater than if one was provided.
        Last edited by MikeC; 05-07-2008, 12:22 AM.
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