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connect to MS Access database file without making a dsn?

ayyappan Bas
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Is it possible to connect directly to a MS Access database file without having to make a dsn in your system pointing to the ms access database?

I need to include with my application the java program and the database file and it just work without the user having to set up anything.


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Yes, that's possible; the http://faq.javaranch.com/java/OdbcJdbcQuestions page shows how.


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