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    Hi, I seem a great video "How to create & setup Altium Database Library - Step by Step Tutorial".

    But I had a problem with "build - Use connection string". I can't view these options for select my data source.

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    I want to learn this method because I have a Database Library from Access.mdb file, and I want to share with my workmates.

    My Altium version is 17.1.

    Thank you.
    Last edited by Juan_wslw; 04-22-2020, 03:34 AM.

  • #2
    Was the ODBC installation ok? Maybe this can help:


    • #3
      Yes, the first step was ok.

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      But in Altium I had this problem (sorry about spanish in Altium)

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      Thank you Robert.
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      • #4
        Hmmm ... maybe something with compatibility? You can try just rewrite the string based on what I have in video, but ... I do not think it will work. It looks like altium is not talking to ODBC .... so maybe altium ODBC interface has problem talk to the installed ODBC driver .... But that is only my guess.

        Maybe I would try to install older ODBC driver - if that is possible .. or maybe I would even try to install 32bit ODBC driver (I think I have seen some threads where people where saying, that 64bit ODBC didnt work with older altiums)