Using .DBF DBASE III files and Deleting 
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 Using .DBF DBASE III files and Deleting

I am writing a small utlity but using the old .DBF to hold some simple
data (no more than 10 records in here). For support reasons it makes it
easy to get to.

Anyway I can access this but when I delete a record, VB marks the item
as deleted. I guess VB will never read in these records in the
Recordset, but they still physciall exist in the DBF file. Is there a
command to PACK the DBF file (i.e. physcially get rid of the records
marked as Delete)?

Many Thanks


Mon, 16 Feb 2004 18:47:43 GMT  
 [ 1 post ] 

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