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Unfortunately your MDAC (database access) installation has been damaged. Sadly it is very sensible and prone to such mishaps as it is not protected by Windows' protection system.
- Please use MDAC component checker to check that your MDAC install is OK:
- If this has not fixed it, try registering the Jet/Access libs manually by typing in a console/command prompt:
- Please see this good explanation from Microsoft*'s own forums:
OK, how to repair a copy of MDAC 2.8 on WinXP with SP2 installed:
first, locate the mdac.inf file in c:windowsinf right click and install when prompted for a location, point to c:windowsservicepackfilesi386 then when promtpet for the XPcd, either load the cd or point to c:i386
hey presto, this reinstalls / repairs MDAC 2.8
- If all fails only a Windows reinstall may fix it.