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Connecting to Sybase using ODBC

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 12, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
Hello everyone, I am new to this forum. I am having problems connecting to Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12 and was hoping someone could help. The server is set up as follows: Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise Client .net Framework IIS 6 ODBC .net I have tried to connect a couple of different ways. First is using the following code: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ <%@ Page CompilerOptions='/R:"C:\Program Files\Microsoft.NET\Odbc.Net\Microsoft.data.odbc.dll"' Debug="True"%> <%@ import Namespace="System.Data" %> <%@ import Namespace="System.Data.SqlClient" %> <%@ import Namespace="Microsoft.Data.Odbc" %> <%@ Assembly Name="Microsoft.Data.Odbc" %> <script runat="server"> Sub Page_Load(Source as object, e as EventArgs) If Not IsPostBack Then Dim sConnString As String = "Driver={Sybase ASE ODBC Driver};srvr=myServer;DB=myDatabase;UID=myUserID;PWD=myPassword;" Dim conn As ODBCConnection conn = New ODBCConnection(sConnString) conn.Open() ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ With that code I get the following error: Compilation Error Description: An error

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