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Is it possible to connect to a DBF file whose path is entered on a form?

Rob4077 asked
Last Modified: 2013-11-27
I need to write a rather small application that will enable a user to select a file path that contains some dbf files before connecting to those files (I need to connect exclusively - no other application is allowed to be using those files while this one has them) and then opening another window to allow some additions to be made. In MS Access I think I could manage this relatively easily but I would like to use it as a learning exercise in VB.Net

My question is: How would I connect to a DBF file whose path is entered on a form?
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