hija,<BR><BR>i really do not understand why i receive this error:<BR>--------------------------------------<BR>Provider error &#039;80040e4d&#039; <BR>Authentication failed. <BR>//global.asa, line 32 <BR>--------------------------------------<BR><BR>You can check http://www.worldimex.nl/login.asp<BR>My global.asa is a standard file that i use over and over again with success, but not now. It seems like it wants to connect to my MSAccess dbase but he thinks the password is incorrect, but it isn&#039;t. Even when I change my global.asa file... it will still give me an error at THE SAME LINE....?<BR><BR>bits of my global.asa:<BR>-------------------------------<BR>Dim vPath, pPath, ConString<BR><BR>vPath = "databasewebsite.mdb" <BR>pPath = Server.MapPath( vPath )<BR><BR>ConString = "PROVIDER=MICROSOFT.JET.OLEDB.4.0;DATA SOURCE=" & pPath & ";" & "JET OLEDB:Database Password=&#060;&#060;mypassword&#062;&#062;"<BR><B R><BR><BR>Application("visits") = 0<BR>Application("Active") = 0<BR> <BR> <BR> <BR>set Conn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")<BR>Conn.Op en ConString<BR>--------------------------------<BR>Probably it falls over this above line....<BR>why oh why oh why?<BR><BR>