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Create System DSN with rdoRegisterDataSource

Posted on 2001-06-21
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Does anyone know how to use rdoRegisterDataSource to create a DSN under the ODBC Manager's SYSTEM DSN tab rather than the USER DSN tab?

I want the datasource to be available to all user of the computer, NOT just the current logged on user.

Thanks Dennis
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Here is another links:

Create a DataSourceName(DSN) at Runtime Without Using API Calls: http://www.vbcode.com/asp/showsn.asp?theID=2616

http://www.vbcode.com/code/DSN.zip 

http://www.vbcode.com/asp/showsn.asp?theID=406
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Hi damott,
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