Connection Error to Jet database 
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 Connection Error to Jet database

I am getting a connection error to a MS Access DB from a VB6 application.
The error message is:-
"Error: -2147217843 Authentication failed."

I have ADO installed as MDAC 2.7. My VB code that produces this error is:-

set conn= new ADODB.connection
conn.connectionstring= "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;" & _
                                        "Data Source=" & AccessDB &
";Persist Security Info=False;" & _
                                        "User Id=admin;" & _
conn.connectiontimeout= 30

If anyone can point me in the correct direction, I shall be very grateful.

Chris Jones

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Tue, 07 Sep 2004 23:25:24 GMT  
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