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Old August 21st, 2003, 03:14 AM
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Default some problem about ODBC connection ---hurry up

hello everyone

i have some question about odbc connection
i use mysql database so i can't use oledb provider
but i can also use "Microsoft.Data.Odbc.OdbcConnection()"
but when i connect the database there is some error when i use open function .
i have no idea about this when i use oledb provider it's ok .

code :
Dim connstrx
connstrx = "Provider=MSDASQL.1;Persist Security Info=False;User ID=root;Data Source=rpmsmysql"
Dim odbcconn As New Microsoft.Data.Odbc.OdbcConnection()
Dim odbcconn As OleDb.OleDbConnection
odbcconn.ConnectionString = connstrx

Old September 17th, 2003, 05:39 PM
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for ODBC,
did you download the following link ?

then you should right click on the references under your solution and add it there.
the path that should browse from is :
C:\Program Files\Microsoft.NET\Odbc.Net

hope it helps.

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