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    I have a query form. When the query is run, it finds x number of records. I have a vcr supercontrol on the form to step through the records. How could I get it to say "Found 1 of X records" and then change accordingly as one clicks previous and next on the vcr control.

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    Re: How can I do this

    Check this thread.
    There can be only one.

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      Re: How can I do this

      I fiqured out a simple way to do this if anyone is interested.This query form is based on a set with a table called sales and a table called customers. I added a calculated field called "recordsfound" which is cal->count(customer id) this gives me the number of records found when I run a query. I also set up a numeric variable called "number" set to value of 1. I then add a button for previous record with this as the OnPush event

      'Date Created: 14-Feb-2010 12:02:31 PM
      'Last Updated: 14-Feb-2010 01:31:48 PM
      'Created By : Compaq_Owner
      'Updated By : Compaq_Owner

      'Subtract 1 from variable called number
      var->number = var->number - 1

      'Keep variable called number from going below 1
      if var->number <= 0 then
      var->number = 1
      end if

      'Go to previous record in current form.
      topparent.fetch_prev()

      I then set up another button for next record with this for the OnPush event

      'Date Created: 14-Feb-2010 11:39:31 AM
      'Last Updated: 14-Feb-2010 01:37:41 PM
      'Created By : Compaq_Owner
      'Updated By : Compaq_Owner

      'Add 1 to variable called number
      var->number = var->number + 1

      'Set up calulated field called recordsfound to indicate number of records in query.
      'Test variable called number to make sure it doesn't go above recordsfound
      if var->number >= calc->recordsfound then
      var->number = calc->recordsfound
      end if

      'Go to next record in current form.
      topparent.fetch_next()

      Works really well and just a few lines to do it.

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