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Convert OEM to ANSI characters

Posted on 2003-11-04
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I have a SQL 7 database.

VB4 applications are updating some tables using a ODBC DSN with the setting "Translation - Convert OEM to ANSI characters" set.

What is the equivalent using a 32-bits DSN? I do not find any setting equivalent.
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Question by:Éric Moreau
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Hi Eric,

I think it is the "AutoTranslate=Yes" parameter in the extended properties.

Tim Cottee MCSD, MCDBA, CPIM
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Hi Tim.

It doesn't change anything!
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Eric, how about OEMToAnsi=yes

This KB article might provide some clues or at least a starting point.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://support.microsoft.com:80/support/kb/articles/Q199/3/22.asp&NoWebContent=1
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Great article but it does not solve my problem! I'm still searching.

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My problem is not solved yet but I don't like to have questions left opened!
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