Learn when you want, where you want with convenient online training courses. Sign up now!
Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by
"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.
Function ChangeADPConnection(strServerName As String, strDBName As String, Optional strUN As String, Optional strPW As String) As Boolean
Dim strConnect As String
On Error GoTo EH:
'The Provider, Data Source, and Initial Catalog arguments are required.
strConnect = "Provider=SQLOLEDB.1;Data Source=" & strServerName & ";Initial Catalog=" & strDBName
If strUN <> "" Then
strConnect = strConnect & ";user id=" & strUN
If strPW <> "" Then strPW = Chr(34) & Chr(34)
strConnect = strConnect & ";password=" & strPW
Else 'Try to use integrated security if no username is supplied.
strConnect = strConnect & ";integrated security=SSPI"
ChangeADPConnection = True
MsgBox Err.Number & ": " & Err.Description, vbCritical, "Connection Error"
ChangeADPConnection = False
Open in new window
Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.
From novice to tech pro — start learning today.
Premium members can enroll in this course at no extra cost.