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Looping Script won't leave sub-loop?

Question asked by AjEGfmTech on Jun 5, 2013
Latest reply on Jun 7, 2013 by AjEGfmTech


Looping Script won't leave sub-loop?


      I am trying to create a script that will create new records in a related table based on the number of 'credits' each record has in the initial table.

     Initial Table: Members (one layout, Enter_Members)
     - Field: id
     - Field: cardNumber
     - Field: credits

     Related Table: Entries (one layout, Enter_Entries)
     - Field: id
     - Field: id_member

     Members::id is related to Entries:id_member

     Following is the script...


Go to Layout ["Enter_Members" (Members)]
Show All Records
Sort Records [Restore; No dialog] (sorted by 'credits')
Go to Record/Request/Page [First]
  Set Variable [$Credits; Value:Members::credits]
  Set Variable [$MemberID; Value:Members::id]
    Go to Layout ["Enter_Entries" (Entries)]
    If [$Credits > 0]
      New Record/Request
      Set Field [Entries::id_member; $MemberID]
      Commit Records/Requests []
      Set Variable [$Credits; Value:$Credits - 1]
    End If
  End Loop
  Go to Layout [original layout]
  Go to Record/Request/Page [Next; Exit after last]
End Loop


     For some reason the script runs through the sub-loop successfully (it creates one new record in 'Entries' for the number of credits in the first 'Members' record) but then gets stuck after that and appears to not go to the next record in the 'Members' layout . The way I was figuring this, when the sub-loop 'End Loop' occurs, the Goto Layout and Goto Next Record should fire and start the sub-loop over again, but for the next 'Members' record. Obviously, I have a flaw in my thinking.

     Any ideas or observations about what I might have done wrong would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.