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I'm writing a vc++ MFC database program
using activeX DBGrid and remote data control to open an MS Access Database
(.mdb) file.
the problem is that i can't find a way
to open the database file from the program. The user is always prompted
to select the mdb file.
what to do?
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Ik_Khan_Pk earned 50 total points
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Firstly go to settings/controll pannel/ODBC and name the DNS then try to connect your database
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by:georgesy
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Thank man for your help.
the thing is that am a real beginner
in database programming.
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by:georgesy
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thank for your time.
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