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New trigger stops scope_identity / @@identity from working

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Hi everyone, I hope someone can help me out!

I have added a trigger that gets fired on INSERT and which itself inserts data into another table WITHOUT an identity

I used to get back the @@IDENTITY and I changed this to get back the SCOPE_IDENTITY so I was not affected by the trigger.

However, after adding the trigger I get this error regardless of whether I use @@IDENTITY or SCOPE_IDENTITY:

Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers error '80040e07'

[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]Error converting data type varchar to bigint.

Could anyone shed any light on this please? I have had to delete the trigger for now to get it working again and all the articles I can find tell me that scope_identity should do the trick???

Many thanks in advance,

Justyn.
Jun 9 '06 #1
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Fixed it - no need to reply!
Jun 9 '06 #2

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