I do not have access, and am trying to do the exercise with excel. I have the Excel and dBase OBDC resources loaded on my computer<BR><BR>I modified lines 9 and 10 of 15.1 to read:<BR><BR>9 objConn.ConnectionString = "DRIVER={Microsoft dBase Driver (*.dbf)};" & _<BR>10 "DBQ=c:windowsdesktopFriends.dbf"<BR>11<BR>12 objConn.Open<BR><BR>When I load the page, I get the error:<BR><BR>Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers error &#039 80004005&#039 <BR><BR>[Microsoft][ODBC dBase Driver] &#039(unknown)&#039 isn&#039t a valid path. Make sure that the path name is spelled correctly and that you are connected to the server on which the file resides. <BR><BR>/21daybook/bookcode/chapter15/DISPLA~1.ASP, line 12 <BR><BR>Help!<BR>