microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0 provider not registered on local machine RRS feed

  • Question

  • i am using windows 7 32-bit system to develop an aplication using vb 2008 express. the code i used is

    "Provider = Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB12, Datasource = F:\Users\KOTON USANI\Documents\BooksData2.accdb"

    i have already downloaded access database engine driver 2007 and access runtime essentials

    and also configured my project to x86. and its still showing the exception. am at my wits end PLEEEZE S O S HELP.

    Monday, May 30, 2011 12:46 PM


  • Change your connection string like below:

    Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0; Data Source = F:\Users\KOTON USANI\Documents\BooksData2.accdb

    Check out the Connection strings for Access 2007

    Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
    Tuesday, May 31, 2011 10:53 PM

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