you need the myODBC drivers from the www.mysql.com
site. Install these then create a DSN (Start>settings>Controll panel then from here either click on odbc, or go to administratice tools and then odbc and create a SYSTEM DSN) MAKE SURE YOU CREATE A USER ACCOUNT FOR ASP. go to 3dBuzz.com and get the webdesign tutorial video on mysql. It'll get you up n runnung in no time.