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How to Connect Informix Database to VB5

Posted on 1998-07-29
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Greetings,
  Im having problem how to connect Visual Basic 5 to Informix database . Can i have script or
program that will do this. I already have Informix Data Director.
 Thanks and hoping for your support..

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wave180,  try the following.

Global MyDbInformix As Database
Global MyWorkspace As Workspace
Set MyWorkspace = Workspaces(0)
Set MyDbInformix = MyWorkspace.OpenDatabase("", , , "odbc")

This will connect the database for you.
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