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How do I make one of my installed ODBC drivers the DEFAULT driver?

MLH
I'm running XP. Is it required that a given ODBC driver be
selected or set somehow as a default driver? Look at this...

Here's the error: Error: ODBC call failed... [MicroSoft] [ODBC DLL]
Datasource not found and no default ODBC driver specified.

I think I can work my way around the Datasource, but the
default driver thing (#0) - dunno?
Nov 12 '05 #1
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MLH
Could it be that my c:\windows\odbc .ini needs a setting modified
in order that one of the installed ODBC drivers be selected as a
default driver? My problem is not with Access 97. That works. My
problem is connecting with Access 2.0. Here's my INI file...

[ODBC Data Sources]
MS Access 2.0 Databases=Acces s 2.0 for MS Office (*.mdb)
[MS Access 2.0 Databases]
Driver=C:\WINDO WS\SYSTEM\ODBCJ T16.DLL
DefaultDir=C:\A CCESS
JetIniPath=MSAC C20.INI
UID=Admin
[ODBC 32 bit Data Sources]
MS Access 97 Database=Micros oft Access Driver (*.mdb) (32 bit)
dBASE Files=Microsoft dBase Driver (*.dbf) (32 bit)
Excel Files=Microsoft Excel Driver (*.xls) (32 bit)
FoxPro Files=Microsoft FoxPro Driver (*.dbf) (32 bit)
Text Files=Microsoft Text Driver (*.txt; *.csv) (32 bit)
JADA=MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver (32 bit)
[MS Access 97 Database]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\o dbcjt32.dll
[dBASE Files]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\o dbcjt32.dll
[Excel Files]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\o dbcjt32.dll
[FoxPro Files]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\o dbcjt32.dll
[Text Files]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\o dbcjt32.dll
[JADA]
Driver32=C:\WIN DOWS\System32\m yodbc3.dll
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