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ODBC stands for Open Database Connection. It is a Windows technology used to ease database use across applications.

Solving Connection Issues in The Report Viewer: "Failed... 2016-08-18
Problem Ever get a "failed to connect" message. This will hopefully help you get it sorted out. Why Does This Happen? The Report... more
Tips and Tricks 2016-02-08
Here are some brief notes to help you get started. Connecting to Databases The software literally embeds... more
Using ODBC to Create Portable Database Connections (Use for... 2016-02-08
The purpose of The Report Viewer is to allow end users to refresh database connections. For the user to be able to refresh the reports,... more
Connecting to ODBC Data Source with The Report Viewer (Step... 2016-02-08
These steps will help you connect to an ODBC data source using The Report Viewer. This applies to a 4.x version of The Report Viewer.... more
Overriding the Data Source Connection inside The Report View... 2016-02-08
You may need to connect a report to a data source that is similar in content and structure to the data source referenced in the report, but... more