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How can I By-pass or auto login to an ODBC database

Posted on 2008-06-20
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How  can I By-pass the user id and password prompts or auto login to an ODBC database?
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Question by:mbrennan_pacbell_net
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Steve Dubyo earned 168 total points
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Those details can be embedded.  Is this a linked table we are talking about ?
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by:mbrennan_pacbell_net
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Yes,  It is a linked table (Specicially linked into an Access database).

Thanks,

Mike
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Workspaces(0).OpenConnection("MyNewConnection", , , "ODBC;DSN=...;UID=MYLOGON;PWD=MYPASSWORD")
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by:jgoeders
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connect to an odbc database through this code:

Workspaces(0).OpenConnection("MyNewConnection", , , "ODBC;DSN=...;UID=MYLOGON;PWD=MYPASSWORD")

insert the DSN of the database and you logon and password.  then just run this code when the database opens.
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by:Dauhee
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optionally remove the password from the access database :)
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