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Provider error '80004005'  in ASP

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I have an ASP page on my site, where users loggin to take a test. It recently stopped working and now I get an error.

Provider error '80004005'

Unspecified error

/clubs/AntiTobacco/includes/test_connect.asp, line 24

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Here are lines 24 & 25 from test_connect.asp

 24 Set test_connector = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
 25 test_connector.Open "DRIVER={Microsoft Access Driver (*.mdb)}; DBQ=" & Server.MapPath "./database/test.mdb")
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Dirar Abu Kteish earned 2000 total points
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I googled and found this:

connStr = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Data Source="
connStr = cst & Server.MapPath("./database/test.mdb")
set test_connector = CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
test_connector.mode = 3 ' adModeReadWrite
test_connector.open cst

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this may be caused by the mode in which Access is opened. Unless otherwise specified, IIS opens Access databases with adModeUnknown... which has proven to cause random problems in certain configurations. You can overcome this by setting the mode to adModeReadWrite *before* opening the connection, such as:

"

http://access.databases.aspfaq.com/why-does-access-give-me-unspecified-error-messages.html

-dirar
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