Installing MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver Server 2008

I am attempting to setup a file dsn on server 2008 but I cant figure out how to get the driver to install and show in the "Create new datasource" window (see attatched)

Can anybody point me in th right direction?
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Meir RivkinFull stack Software EngineerCommented:
MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver is quite old, why not using MySql ODBC 5.1 driver?


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Chris MConsulting - Technology ServicesCommented:
 Please install the MYSQL ODBC drivers for windows first.
 Download them from this link:

After installing them, then you will find the drivers in the list when you attempt to create an ODBC as shown in the image you posted.

All the best
Chris MConsulting - Technology ServicesCommented:
Hi sedgwick,
I think his problem is not how old the drivers are but why the mysql drivers are not available in the list of drivers when he attempts to create a DSN to MySQL.

I hope my explanation is quite sufficient and helpful.
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