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I'm just a beginner in using VB 2008..

My error says that OleDbException was unhandled then inside of this msgbox says "Syntax error in UPDATE statement." and its highlight the code com.ExecuteNonQuery()....

Private Sub btnUpdate_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnUpdate.Click
         Dim com As New OleDbCommand
         com.Connection = con
         com.CommandText = "UPDATE Employee set Last_Name='" & txtLastName.Text & "',First_Name='" & _
                             txtFirstName.Text & "',Middle_Name='" & txtMiddleName.Text & "',Age='" & _
                             txtAge.Text & "',Position='" & txtPosition.Text & _
                             "',Address=" & txtAddress.Text & "where Employee_ID=" & cboEmployeeID.Text
         MsgBox("Record Updated")
         Call Md_Settings()     
 End Sub
Posted 24-Jan-10 5:30am
Edited 24-Jan-10 5:53am

1 solution

To get the error, you will need to catch the exception in the catch block.

Catch Ex as Exception
//....display error contained in Ex here
End Try

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