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MSDataShape provider class registration?

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For some reason, when I include "Provider=MSDataShape;Data Provider=SQLOLEDB.1. . . " in my connection string under ADO I get the error "class not registered."  I thought the MSDataShape provider was registered when you installed MDAC 2.5 or 2.x.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.  I can create a Data Shaping query in the Data Environment but damn if I want to code that way.  I want to create the necessary SHAPE SQL on the fly using the MSDataShape provider.

Thank you.
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 400 total points
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i found only this, but related to XML:

Troubleshooting Q&A
    Q: I can save the Recordset into XML, but I can't read it back in using ADO. I keep receiving errors such as "Class not registered" or "The
    application requested an operation on an object with a reference to a closed or invalid connection object" or "Unable to find the specified provider."
    What am I doing wrong?

    A: Check to make sure that both Msdaprst.dll and Msxml.dll are on your computer and registered. <...>

I know that the MSDataShape Provider comes with ADO, now did you install it as local administrator (or administrator permissions) ?


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Thank you angellll.  I went in and re-registered both dlls and the on-the-fly Shape-Append SQL worked without throwing the "Class not registered" error.

Thank you, again.  
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