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DSN Less Connection to SQL table in Access

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Karen SchaeferFlag for United States of America asked on
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I am trying to connect to an SQL table in Access using DSNLess Connection string for Linked table.  Note multiple user will be access this database so setting ups a DSN connection for a linked table will not be sufficient.  What am I doing wrong:

Server name = SQL-NWSS-007\AUB1
Database name = FTVI_DBMS
SQL Table Name dbo.TA_AirplaneInfo

Public Function LinkODBCTable()

Dim db As Database, tdf As TableDef
Dim strConnect As String
strConnect = "ODBC;SERVER=MySQLServer;UID=sa;DRIVER=SQL" & _
"Server;DATABASE=SQL-NWSS-007\AUB1\FTVI_DBMS"
Set db = CurrentDb()
Set tdf = db.CreateTableDef(Name:="dbo_TA_AirplaneInfo", Attributes:=dbAttachSavePWD, SourceTableName:="dbo.TA_AirplaneInfo", Connect:=strConnect)
db.TableDefs.Append tdf

End Function

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