Refresh Method Example (VB)

This example demonstrates using the Refresh method to refresh the Parameters collection for a stored procedure Command object.

Public Sub Main()  
    On Error GoTo ErrorHandler  

    'To integrate this code  
    'replace the data source and initial catalog values  
    'in the connection strings  

    ' connection and recordset variables  
    Dim Cnxn As ADODB.Connection  
    Dim cmdByRoyalty As ADODB.Command  
    Dim rstByRoyalty As ADODB.Recordset  
    Dim rstAuthors As ADODB.Recordset  
    Dim strCnxn As String  
    Dim strSQLAuthors As String  
     ' record variables  
    Dim intRoyalty As Integer  
    Dim strAuthorID As String  
    Dim strRoyalty As String  

    ' Open connection  
    Set Cnxn = New ADODB.Connection  
    strCnxn = "Provider='sqloledb';Data Source='MySqlServer';" & _  
        "Initial Catalog='Pubs';Integrated Security='SSPI';"  
    Cnxn.Open strCnxn  

    ' Open a command object for a stored procedure  
    ' with one parameter  
    Set cmdByRoyalty = New ADODB.Command  
    Set cmdByRoyalty.ActiveConnection = Cnxn  
    cmdByRoyalty.CommandText = "byroyalty"  
    cmdByRoyalty.CommandType = adCmdStoredProc  

    ' Get paramater value, execute the command  
    ' and store the results in a recordset  
    strRoyalty = InputBox("Enter royalty:")  
    If strRoyalty = "" Then  
        Err.Raise 1, , "You either didn't enter royalty or canceled the input box. Exit the application"  
    End If  

    intRoyalty = Trim(strRoyalty)  
    cmdByRoyalty.Parameters(1) = intRoyalty  
    Set rstByRoyalty = cmdByRoyalty.Execute()  

    ' Open the Authors table to get author names for display  
    Set rstAuthors = New ADODB.Recordset  
    strSQLAuthors = "Authors"  
    rstAuthors.Open strSQLAuthors, Cnxn, adOpenForwardOnly, adLockPessimistic, adCmdTable  

    ' Print current data in the recordset  
    ' and add author names  
    Debug.Print "Authors with " & intRoyalty & " percent royalty"  

    Do Until rstByRoyalty.EOF  
        strAuthorID = rstByRoyalty!au_id  
        Debug.Print "   " & rstByRoyalty!au_id & ", ";  
        rstAuthors.Filter = "au_id = '" & strAuthorID & "'"  
        Debug.Print rstAuthors!au_fname & " "; rstAuthors!au_lname  

    ' clean up  
    Set rstByRoyalty = Nothing  
    Set rstAuthors = Nothing  
    Set Cnxn = Nothing  
    Exit Sub  

    ' clean up  
    If Not rstByRoyalty Is Nothing Then  
        If rstByRoyalty.State = adStateOpen Then rstByRoyalty.Close  
    End If  
    Set rstByRoyalty = Nothing  

    If Not rstAuthors Is Nothing Then  
        If rstAuthors.State = adStateOpen Then rstAuthors.Close  
    End If  
    Set rstAuthors = Nothing  

    If Not Cnxn Is Nothing Then  
        If Cnxn.State = adStateOpen Then Cnxn.Close  
    End If  
    Set Cnxn = Nothing  

    If Err <> 0 Then  
        MsgBox Err.Source & "-->" & Err.Description, , "Error"  
    End If  
End Sub  

See Also

Command Object (ADO)
Parameters Collection (ADO)
Refresh Method (ADO)