THE 'microsoft.ace.oledb.12.0' provider is not registered on the local machine RRS feed

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  • Hi i am using microsoft office 2013 professional x64 bit and using visual studio 2013 premium. i want to add a database from access to my program and i get error which title (THE 'microsoft.ace.oledb.12.0' provider is not registered on the local machine)

    i dont know professional english please dont laugh me :) 

    thanks for everybody
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015 10:05 PM


  • Does the error occur when you are running code, or does it occur when you are using the Data Source Configuration Wizard? I don't believe you can use the 64-bit OLEDB Provider with the Data Source Configuration Wizard because Visual Studio data tools run 32-bit.

    Paul ~~~~ Microsoft MVP (Visual Basic)

    Thursday, March 5, 2015 1:22 PM