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FileMaker Pro 8.5 CD - can I download it from somewhere?

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I have a customer who has a legitimate copy of FileMaker Pro 8.5. They had an application developed for their business which they want me to extract data from. I need the original CD so I can install ODBC drivers for Windows XP. They can't find the disk. FileMaker don't offer it as a download on their web site any more. Is there somewhere I can get it from? I'm not looking for a cracked version and I'm not looking for a product key.
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However You should be able to find it here

http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5505/kw/downloading%20odbc%20client

To install the ODBC client driver download MDAC 2.8 SP1:

http://www.microsoft.com/en-au/download/details.aspx?id=5793

hope That might help you fix your problem :), let me know you go

Cheers
Dash
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Thanks ALFA007. I already downloaded MDAC 2.8 SP1 but it would not install on XP SP3. I need the CD for the ODBC driver.
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I might have it at work , if you can wait till Monday I might have it
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That would be great, thanks.
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My client managed to find the disk after an extensive search. Just as well because I don't think it is available on-line.
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My client managed to find the disk after an extensive search. I don't think it is available on-line.
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great news
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