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    I'm not sure why but I'm not getting an error message. But I've looked and what I've attempted to write isn't there. I'll go back and step through it to …
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    Replied To a Post in Is it realistic to pursue a career in programming?

    Interesting thought! I may have to consider something like that. That actually makes a lot of sense. Don
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    Hi group, I'm trying to store the information from a various textboxes into my database. However it is not writing the data (I'm getting my planned error message, "New Record …
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    Hi group, I'm trying to store the information from a various textboxes into my database. However it is not writing the data (I'm getting my planned error message, "New Record …
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    Hi group, I'm trying to store the information from a various textboxes into my database. However it is not writing the data (I'm getting my planned error message, "New Record …
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    Group, I've dabbled in coding (both front end and back end) since the mid 1990s. However I've never done it full time (except for a short stint writing database query's …
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    @rproffitt, I think I've learned my answer. For me, at 60, it isn't realistic to consider a career in programming. I wish I had pursued it 10 or 20 years …
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    You've answered my question with your comments. Ultimately I wanted to know if it was realistic for someone my age to attempt a new career in programming. If my age …
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    Dani, I am not opposed in any way to remain as a data analyst. However it seems that in my area of the country (Atlanta, Georgia), my age is standing …
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    Dani, The vast majority of my IT experience is with databases. Of the many hats that I wore in my career field (tile and stone distribution), one of those was …
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    Created Is it realistic to pursue a career in programming?

    Group, I've dabbled in coding (both front end and back end) since the mid 1990s. However I've never done it full time (except for a short stint writing database query's …
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    Group, I've dabbled in coding (both front end and back end) since the mid 1990s. However I've never done it full time (except for a short stint writing database query's …
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    Group, I've dabbled in coding (both front end and back end) since the mid 1990s. However I've never done it full time (except for a short stint writing database query's …
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    Marked Solved Status for VB.net Check datatable for an existing account number

    Hi group, I'm attempting to write code to check to see if an existing account number exists. The user is to input a 10 digit account number. The code then …
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    I was able to figure this out. Here's what I did: Private Sub tbxAccountNo_LostFocus(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles tbxAccountNo.LostFocus If GlobalVariables.custpnl1 = 2 And tbxAccountNo.Text.Length = 10 And …
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    Hi group, I'm attempting to write code to check to see if an existing account number exists. The user is to input a 10 digit account number. The code then …
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    Hi group, I'm attempting to write code to check to see if an existing account number exists. The user is to input a 10 digit account number. The code then …
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    Hi group, I'm attempting to write code to check to see if an existing account number exists. The user is to input a 10 digit account number. The code then …
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    Marked Solved Status for Visual Studio 2019 with a database

    Hi group, I've just installed Visual Studio 2019 and have started my first app using this. Within the program I created a database using the tools provided in Visual Studio. …
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    Replied To a Post in Visual Studio 2019 with a database

    The problem turned out to be that the database wasn't setup correctly. I've since fixed that and have had no problem connecting.
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    Replied To a Post in SQL error in VB.net

    @rproffitt, Yes, the same one. I'm no longer with them as the company was purchased by Marriott and the end of 2016. My position ended in April of 2017. I'm …
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    FYI..... In attempting to fix this, I commented out a few lines to make it more visual. I failed to remove the comment marks before posting this. I hope this …
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    Created Why is the ListView box showing same headings twice?

    Group, I've written some code to populate a listview using 3 fields from a database. When creating the listview, I named the individual columns for appearance purposes, (Account No, Company …
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    Group, I've written some code to populate a listview using 3 fields from a database. When creating the listview, I named the individual columns for appearance purposes, (Account No, Company …
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    Group, I've written some code to populate a listview using 3 fields from a database. When creating the listview, I named the individual columns for appearance purposes, (Account No, Company …
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    Marked Solved Status for SQL error in VB.net

    Hi group, I'm attempting to populate a listview with data from my test database created via Visual Studio 2019. I'm getting a syntax error that says, "Incorrect syntax near the …
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    @rproffitt, That was the fix. It worked as it should have. Again, thanks for the second pair of eyes. Don
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    @rproffitt, Duh..... I see the error - "SEARCH". It should have been "SELECT". I'm not sure why I wrote it that way. I'll change it and test it. I'll let …
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    Created SQL error in VB.net

    Hi group, I'm attempting to populate a listview with data from my test database created via Visual Studio 2019. I'm getting a syntax error that says, "Incorrect syntax near the …

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