PDW....ADO 2.5... Error 13 Type Mismatch
Posted on 2000-05-05
I have a reference to ADO 2.5 in an ActiveX Dll project. The project works fine on my development machine. When I install it with the client program on another machine I get "Error 13 - Type Mismatch" on client startup (Form Load). I think it has something to do with ADO. For example, using Access 97, I do not have ADO 2.5 when I look at my available references. I only have ADO 2.1. My research has led me to believe that the problem is coming from trying to pass a recordset from the Dll to the Client UI (I'm trying to fill a combo in form load ie. Datasource = Recordset). Also, when I run the setup program on the target machine, I see it installing Data Access Components but it clearly says 2.1 as opposed to 2.5. Do I have to manually install ADO 2.5? Will installing IE 5 fix the problem? I'd really like to know the "whys" involved here. Thanks in advance.......