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Connecting to a Database Without a DSN

To connect to a database without using a DSN, please see the following code samples.

DSNless Connection for MS Access

mdbfile = "/stuff/sample.mdb"
connstr = "Driver={Microsoft Access Driver (*.mdb)};DBQ=" & Server.MapPath( mdbfile ) & ";"

DSNless connection for MS SQL

"DRIVER={SQL Server};SERVER=sql-01.web.parafx.com;DATABASE= databasename _domain_com;UID=dbm_domain_com;PWD=password;"

DSNless connection for MySQL


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Created: 01:37 AM 04.16.04
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