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Add a connection to a SQL database

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I am trying to create a new ODBC Data Source in SQL Server on the DSN Tab as shown in the image below but when I click "Add" I'm not sure how to add a SQL Database Image
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See here -

http://www.truthsolutions.com/sql/odbc/creating_a_new_odbc_dsn.htm

You could select SQL Native Client (preferred) as the driver instead of SQL Server.
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