Using Access as a Data Source

You access the Data Sources (ODBC) settings in Windows NT through the Start menu under Settings, Control Panel; in Windows 2000, choose Start, Settings, Administrative Tools. Double-click to open the Data Sources (ODBC), then select the System DSN tab. Click Add; in the Create New Data Source window, select Microsoft Access Driver (*.mdb). Click Finish to display the ODBC Microsoft Access Setup dialog box. Under Data Source Name, enter the name you choose for your Access data source. In the Setup Wizard's Database section, click Select. In the Select Database dialog box, browse to the database, select it, then click OK. To finish the source-data selection sequence, click OK in the ODBC Microsoft Access Setup and the ODBC Data Source Administrator dialog boxes.

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