[AccessD] ODBC driver for Access 2019 to MySQL
jwcolby at gmail.com
Wed Apr 27 09:16:04 CDT 2022
Never mind! I just scrolled across in the default directory and there it
was. I think I am connecting across the internet to my database.
Technology is a wonderful thing, once you figure it out.
On Wed, Apr 27, 2022 at 10:11 AM John Colby <jwcolby at gmail.com> wrote:
> It appears that it was the bitness thing. I did it over again with 32 bit
> and I now see two MySQL odbc drivers, ansi and unicode.
> I even created a DSN file. Woohooo. And I tested it successfully.
> Amazing stuff.
> However, where the hell is it? I am trying to actually use the silly
> thing and the DSN isn't showing up. Does windows store them all together
> in some secret location?
> On Wed, Apr 27, 2022 at 8:05 AM Stuart McLachlan <stuart at lexacorp.com.pg>
>> You need to download and instal the mySQL ODBC connector
>> On 27 Apr 2022 at 5:43, John Colby wrote:
>> > Does Microsoft allow Access to connect (link) to MySQL?
>> > I have a MySQL database on my web site. It exists, has data, I have a
>> > user and password. I need to connect Access to that database.
>> > I am trying to create a dsn file and MySQL is not a choice for
>> > drivers. In fact the choices are distinctly slim pickings. Mostl sql
>> > server.
>> > Can anyone help me get this done?
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