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Where do you position an Access database file for use with ColdFusion?

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Where would I normally be expected to place an Access database file so that my coldfusion pages can find it?

My root directory is currently...
C:\CFusionMX\wwwroot

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The database can be placed almost anywhere on the location.  Just enter the path to your database when you're creating the datasource in the CF Admin

c:\somefolder\yourDatabase.mdb

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> on the location.
   on your computer.
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Right I get you. I havent been in the CF Admin yet.

These are CFM pages arent they?!

They do not open for some reason but I'll open a seperate question later if I cant figure it out I think you answered my question so thanks.
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