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Windows XP and ODBC

Are the ODBC drivers different?

     

txbakers

1:03 am on Dec 29, 2001 (gmt 0)

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I'm tranferring an .asp app to a Windows XP machine running IIS5.0 and the ODBC drivers can't seem to connect to Access?

Does anyone know if any changes were made to the ODBC drivers within XP?

Thanks.

DaveAtIFG

8:54 pm on Dec 31, 2001 (gmt 0)

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I spent quite a bit of time digging around the MS support site and found nary a hint or clue! Anybody have any ideas?!?

NFFC

9:34 pm on Dec 31, 2001 (gmt 0)

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>connect to Access

Are you using the same version of access?

txbakers

10:18 pm on Dec 31, 2001 (gmt 0)

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Yes, exact same version of Access - same file in fact.

I also searched the KB and didn't find anything.

txbakers

5:44 pm on Jan 8, 2002 (gmt 0)

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FOLLOW UP:

having struggled with trying to get XP to work, I gave up and reinstalled 2000 Server. That worked fine.

something is up with the XP IIS installation and I can't find a thing on it.

Is ANYONE out there running IIS on XP?

txbakers

6:21 pm on Jan 10, 2002 (gmt 0)

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SECOND FOLLOW UP:

I posted this same problem on another forum dealing specifically with Active Server pages. Someone wrote last night that they just installed XP and had the exact same problem - ODBC couldn't find the database.

Looks like we uncovered a bug here. Is there a site to report to MicroSoft.?

reaven

6:46 pm on Feb 5, 2002 (gmt 0)

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i tought i waas the only one with this problem i also have win2000 before with access 97 and everything works fine i upgrade to win xp and access 2002 and anything is like theres any database create or like you dont have odbc