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Avoiding Form Autosave & Microsoft Error on Closing

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I'm looking for help when it comes to how to stop a form from autosaving when it is closed and instead use a "save" and and an "exit" button. I've looked online and found tons of code that is supposed to help with this, but I am so code-illiterate that I have no idea what I need to modify in the code to apply it to my specific form.

I need a save button that saves, an exit button that exits without saving any changes, and I'd like to avoid the "You can't save this record at this time. Microsoft Access may have encountered an error while trying to save a record" message that comes up when trying to close with the X button.

I know that it'll be the BeforeUpdate event that needs coded but everything I've tried hasn't worked - one button will work and the other won't or I'll get the "you can't save..." message.

I'm so frustrated!!!

Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!
Dec 7 '16 #1
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