Friday, May 13, 2011

Conncet to Microsoft Access Database 2003

To easily connect Microsoft Access 2003 database to Visual Basic 2010 first you have to enter this line of code:

Imports System.Data.OleDb

After you can use the function bellow:

Public Sub Connect_database()
        Try
            With connection
                If .State = ConnectionState.Open Then .Close()
                .ConnectionString = "Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source=Contacts.mdb"
                .Open()
            End With
        Catch ex As Exception
            MessageBox.Show("Not connected", "Error", MessageBoxButtons.OK, MessageBoxIcon.Error)
            Application.Exit()
        End Try
    End Sub

1 comment:

  1. To be honest I have never seen a better tutorials. Very well structured and descriptive. Keep up the good work. I am myself an experienced programmer but yet look at your work.

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