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Unspecified error: On opening OleDbConnection in VB. net

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  • Getting Unspecified error on 32 bit windows XP with office 2010.
  • issue is reproducible on some machine not all.

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  1.  Dim dbConn As New OleDbConnection("Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source=C:\test\data.mdb")
  2.    try
  3.    {
  4.    dbConn.Open() 
  5.    }

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  1. Exception: 
  2.   at System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnectionInternal..ctor(OleDbConnectionString   constr, OleDbConnection connection)
  3.    at System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnectionFactory.CreateConnection(DbConnectionOptions    options, Object poolGroupProviderInfo, DbConnectionPool pool, DbConnection owningObject)
  4.    at    System.Data.ProviderBase.DbConnectionFactory.CreateNonPooledConnection(DbConnection    owningConnection, DbConnectionPoolGroup poolGroup)
  5.    at System.Data.ProviderBase.DbConnectionFactory.GetConnection(DbConnection owningConnection)
  6.    at System.Data.ProviderBase.DbConnectionClosed.OpenConnection(DbConnection outerConnection, DbConnectionFactory connectionFactory)
  7.    at System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnection.Open()
Apr 20 '12 #1
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