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Larry Rungren
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
I have an application that was designed using Access, but I needed to migrate the data to SQL 2005, and in this instance Express version.  There are a number of hierarchical structure that need to be dealt with and CTE's seem to be the best option. After a truly exhausting experience finding a way to move the tables to express. I need to modify the database connection string to attach to the sql database in VB6.

I have visited about 25-30 web search sites to get the syntax correct and so far no luck.
The database location by default is ridiculously deep in the tree.

1.  How do I change the location of the database structures?

2. I need to create using vb6 deployment wizard the ability to install the vb app and the databases and the redisributable version of express.

I would like to build the final structure on my desktop and have the install duplicate for my client.

Can anyone outline the process,  and most importantly can anyone give me a connection string that works.  For
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