Microsoft KB Archive/169276
Article ID: 169276
Article Last Modified on 1/19/2007
- Microsoft Access 97 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q169276
The OpenRecordset Method Help Topic in Microsoft Access 97 states the following for the Options parameter:
options Optional. A combination of constants that specify characteristics of the new Recordset, as listed in Settings.
However, in an ODBCDirect workspace, you cannot use the Options parameter. You must supply a zero (0) for the argument. If you attempt to create syntax that supplies the option, or you omit the zero, as in the following syntax
Set rstTmp = conPubs.OpenRecordset("Authors",dbOpenDynamic,, dbOptimistic)
you receive the following error message:
For more information about using ODBCDirect, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
164481 ACC97: Tips for Converting Applications to Using ODBCDirect
For more information about using the OpenRecordset method with ODBCDirect, search the Help Index for "ODBCDirect workspaces," and then "Use ODBCDirect with Microsoft Access."
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