File Data Source Name String Method
File DSN string code is show below. These
connections can be used for Microsoft Access databases and many others.
Dim conn as DB.Connection
Dim rst as DB.Recordset
Dim sql as string
"UID=username;" & _
Microsoft Access is a fully capable database and it's primary limitations is the number of concurrent users it will support. Generally, we recommend a limit of 10 to 15 users.
We create databases large and small. Some of our databases help run entire small businesses. We also handle unique businesses such as flyrod manufacturing, cheese making, marina management, and cable tv inventory.
your_file_DSN = The File DSN you have setup using ODBC
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 nothing "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: