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A Continued Discussion on using ODBC

Issue: 20.5 (September/October 2022)
Author: Vince Du Beau
Author Bio: Vince is an experienced Filemaker developer. He is exploring Xojo as an alternative to Filemaker.
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Unfortunately, setting up ODBC on Linux proved harder than I thought. I'll keep working on it. Hopefully I'll be able to write a column about it. This month I will discuss using the SQLite ODBC driver on Windows 7 (32-bit) using a Virtualbox VM.

Warning: Initially, I used my 64-bit Windows 7 VM. I got the following error on trying to connect to the database.

[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] The specified DSN contains an architecture mismatch between the Driver and Application.

This could be a compatibility issue with the Xojo ODBC plugin and 64-bit Windows. I posted the problem in the forum.

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