I have a Data server named "www.DATASERER.com" and other (remote Database server) named "www.DBSERVER.com". In DATASERVER the ASP files are placed. The DBSERVER holds Database & its table.<BR> I have to retrive records from the table when the ASP Page is called by an client.<BR> The condition is that i should not use connection object by specifying the Remote Database Server name.<BR> set conn=server.createObject("ADODB.Connection")<BR><B R> suggest me in accessing the records using XML.<BR><BR><BR>If u know any other methods by which this can be acheived pls share with me....<BR>