this is just a regular database connection. The server is not permitting access because of that error. The Error occurs in the <BR><BR>objConn.Open "Data Source=sqlserver01instance01;Provider=SQLOLEDB.1;I nitial Catalog=PSEUDOMEMBERS;USER ID=centralellery;password=bluemonster"
SQL Server wants to create a temporary file for some reason and is unable to do so. Maybe permissions in the directory where the DB is???<BR><BR>Sorry...never even heard of this one before, much less seen it.<BR><BR>I thought *maybe* it was because you were accessing some kind of non-SQL-Server file via SQL Server (e.g., a .csv file?). But since you aren't... I dunno.<BR><BR>