Posted on 2011-05-03
Last Modified: 2012-06-22
Error appears when I try the add a ODBC/MySQL connection under Admin tools in Windows Vista.

Error: The setup routines for the MySQL Driver ODBC driver could not be found.  Please reinstall the driver.

Any Advice?
Question by:fixitchip
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    by:Cedric Obinna A.
    Have you installed MyODBC?

    Accepted Solution

    Oddly, I found the problem. I have 64 bit Vista but I installed 32 bit ODBC.. oops.

    Thanks for your reply.

    Author Closing Comment

    I found the problem.

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