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Why do I get "Could not find file '(unknown)'" errors using Microsoft Access ODBC driver?

Last Reviewed:
16th January 2024

This problem usually occurs because the Microsoft Access MDB file specified in the ODBC data source cannot be found, but it can also be due to permissions.

In ODBC Data Source Administrator on the Windows Machine, open the Microsoft Access System DSN you are using with the Easysoft ODBC-ODBC Bridge. The name of the MDB file should be shown (select the MDB path if you can't read all of it). Does the file exist? Was it on a mapped drive that is no longer mapped?

If the file exists, you should check the following:

You may also see error "80004005 in Active Server Pages and Microsoft Data Access Components". Check all of the above, plus:

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