Set theConnection = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")<BR>strConn = "DRIVER={Microsoft ODBC for racle};SERVER=xxxxxx.xxxx; UID=xxxxx; PWD=xxxxxxx;"<BR>theConnection.Open, strConn<BR><BR>I was using the following code to connect to a db instance.<BR>I come in one day and get<BR><BR>Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers error &#039 80004005&#039 <BR>[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found and no default driver specified <BR><BR>Now no matter how I try DSN,DSNLESS, whatever I can not connect.<BR>I can connect using the same userid and password through SQLNet and every other application I use. I am using personal Web Server on my desktop. Rebooting restarting nothing nada.<BR><BR>I am simpley hoping this is a common problem or their are set of common solutions to problems like this. Any help would be greatly appreciatted.<BR>