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How to get list of ODBC DSNs?

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momitty

I can find examples of how to connect and run queries, but not how to get a listing of DSN's. Any ideas?

Thanks!

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spudw2k

This is really just a General Help Topic, not GUI related.

They can be found in the registry.

Entries stored here are string values of Data Source names

HKLM\Software\ODBC\ODBC.INI\ODBC Data Sources\

Entries stored here are parameters for data source

HKLM\Software\ODBC\ODBC.INI\{data source name}

#include <Array.au3>

$keyidx = 0
$regroot = "HKLM\Software\ODBC\ODBC.INI\ODBC Data Sources"
Dim $arrDSNs[1]

While 1
    $keyIdx += 1
    $keyName = RegEnumVal($regRoot, $keyIdx)
    If @error = 0 Then
        _ArrayAdd($arrDSNs,$keyName)
    Else
        ExitLoop
    EndIf
WEnd

$arrDSNs[0] = UBound($arrDSNs) - 1
_ArrayDisplay($arrDSNs)
Edited by spudw2k

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