DSN Connection Method for ASP
Internet to database DSN connection string is shown in the example below. DSN
connections can be used with a Microsoft Access databases and other ODBC
Dim conn as DB.Connection
Dim rst as DB.Recordset
Dim sql as string
Set conn = Server.CreateObject(" DB.Connection")
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your_dsn = the DSN you have setup using ODBC
database connection in your control panel, or a DSN setup by the remote hosting company
who hosts your website, or your in house network support group.
username = the username you have
identified in the database, or the default 'Admin' username.
password = the password you have
setup in the database or "Pwd=;" for no password.
'-------------- here we use the connection
sql = "select sales_rep, dollars from sales_by_rep_chart"
Set rst = Server.CreateObject(" DB.Recordset")
rst.Open sql, conn, 3, 3
Set Session("mysession") = rst
Where mysession is any name
for the session.
When done with the recordset don't forget to close it: