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Conectivity with SQLServer2000

Adinarayana Pabolu

Joined: Sep 24, 2002
Posts: 8
Which driver I can use to connect to SQLServer2000 from java to get best performance and features ? Please give me the pointers to get more details on the same.
Thanks in Advance.
George Jin

Joined: Oct 18, 2002
Posts: 4
we are using aveConnect JDBC drivers. It's pretty good. It's Type 4 driver and compliant with jdk 1.1 to 1.4.
you can download the free try at
Adinarayana Pabolu

Joined: Sep 24, 2002
Posts: 8
George Jin,
Thanks for Information.
Gregg Bolinger
GenRocket Founder
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Joined: Jul 11, 2001
Posts: 15302

Microsoft actually made a Type 4 JDBC Driver. It is totally FREE. Not a trial copy like your first response to this thread.
Here is a link to the download site at
I have used it. It works really well.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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