Jump to content
  • 0

Does Authenticated Table Update During Session?


mdunbar
 Share

Question

I was trying to use my authenticated users table to keep track of a value that I wanted to keep available for each user. For the sake of discussion, assume it was a value that said the user was usually working on the Adam file, but that from time to time the user might change it to Baker, Charlie, or so forth. I wanted that value present, at login, as a default for each user, because I then use that value as a default authenticated data field value in various forms the user encounters during a session.

The behavior I am observing, however, is that, if that value is changed during a session, the users table updates, but the value that gets stamped if I use it as a default authenticated field value in a subsequent form is the value that was present when the user logged in.

If my observation of the db behavior is correct (and not some other error I have made), is there a way to force the value to correctly update?

Alternatively, is there easy way to read this value and set it as a variable/parameter, so that I can stamp the variable/parameter. It seems like this alternative will work, but it seems like I will have to create some hidden sequence otherwise meaningless entries to have an opportunity to set the variable/parameter.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

2 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...