Conect string to oracle8i

Posted on 2004-03-29
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
strcnn= "Provider=OraOLEDB.Oracle; Data Source=ora; User ID=; Password="
what is bad.
who can y download a driver to install in my server and use the correct conection string
Question by:XAndi13
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ID: 10703343
You could try this connection string:

"Driver={Microsoft ODBC for Oracle};;Uid=Username;Pwd=asdasd;"

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Who i can download the driver for oracle8i
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ID: 10703562
where is the especific name version for oracle8i is equal to or not.
the (NOTE: The following Oracle8 and Oracle8i ODBC Drivers are Version 3.51, Level 2 compatible drivers.)confuse me.
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ID: 10703593
Your server needs to have the Oracle client installed to connect to Oracle.
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ID: 10703597
Its about half way down the page....

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IN the the url is version;;....;etc
where is for the oracle8i client
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Slimshaneey earned 60 total points
ID: 10704081
If you go to and download the MDAC 2.8, it has a Microsoft Oracle ODBC driver in it. You can then use the connection string above...

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