excellent book on asp concepts.we thank the authors.<BR>but i have the follwing problem <BR>ref:sams teach yourself asp 3.0 in 21days by scott Mitchell & atkinson<BR> listing 16.1 and 16.2 and using dsn-less connection<BR>I am trying to get connected to "access" database using dsn as well as dsn less connections separately.Though the code is absolutely correct(refered to learn asp 3.0 in 21 days by authors from 4guys from rolla) both the examples are showing the following message<BR>"Microsoft oledb provider for odbc drivers error "80004005""<BR>[microsoft][odbc Driver manager]<BR>datasource name not found & no default driver specified <BR><BR>