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Re: getting data from a Microsoft Access DB (.mdb file)

by dragonchild (Archbishop)
on Jan 04, 2005 at 20:43 UTC ( #419406=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to getting data from a Microsoft Access DB (.mdb file)

The first place to start is That has the tools needed to access the Jet database engine, which is the underpinning of MS Access, MS Money, and a few others.

The next step is to use DBD::ODBC and the ODBC driver that comes with MDBTools to access it. At this point, you're beyond my knowledge.

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Re^2: getting data from a Microsoft Access DB (.mdb file)
by agaffney (Beadle) on Jan 04, 2005 at 20:50 UTC
    You've been extremely helpful. I'm compiling mdbtools now and then I'll read through the docs. Thanks.

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