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HELP: Can't Pass Parameters w/Stored Procedure as Data Connection


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I'm working on using an existing employment application in PDF format, and I want the form fields to be prepopulated with the user's specific data.

I'd like is so that when a user clicks a link (like, a dynamic PDF document will open up and that user's data will be populated inside of the form fields by using that user's "UserID" variable/parameter that was passed in the querystring.

I've tried a stored procedure that contains the following select statement:

SELECT * FROM tblEmpApp WHERE UserID = @UserID

I've also tried entering this select statement manually into the box instead of using a stored procedure without success. When I try to use the stored procedure, I receive this error:

Stored procedure "spEmpApp" has non-optional parameters.

How can I set the PDF doc up to populate the form fields based on that passed parameter in the querystring???

******************PLEASE HELP!!!******************
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Level 1

Did you get any help with this Katherine?  I have the same problem.


Level 2

had this same issue.  following works for me.

-create a dataconnection to the db with a random query to the table.

-just clone the dataconnection

     oDConn = xfa.sourceSet.DataConnection.clone(1);

-change the query attribute to the stored procedure

     oDConn.resolveNode("#command") = "exec spEmpApp 'parameter'"

-open the cloned data connection;