How do I connect to the Microsoft Access database using a DSN-less connection?

A DSN-less connection is a method of connecting to a database without specifying a named data source. DSN-less connections don’t require the creation of an ODBC DSN. Instead of...

How do I connect to the Microsoft Access database using a DSN connection?

DSN connections require ODBC, an open standard for API for accessing databases. ODBC handles SQL requests and converts them into requests that the individual database systems understand. DSNs are...

DB Error: [Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] ‘(unknown)’

The error is happening because the path to the database is unknown. Make sure the path is correct for “DB location” inside the DSN configuration.

What is a DSN?

DSN, which stands for data source name, is a method of connecting to a database via ASP (Active Server Page). DSN connections require ODBC, an open standard for API...