|Date: ||Wed, 22 Mar 2000 13:43:04 +0000|
|Reply-To: ||"John S. Lemon" <j.s.lemon@ABDN.AC.UK>|
|Sender: ||"SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||"John S. Lemon" <j.s.lemon@ABDN.AC.UK>|
|Subject: ||Re: Database Wizard Asking for Password|
|Content-Type: ||Text/Plain; charset="us-ascii"|
> I seem to recall that in previous versions of SPSS, on as able to use
> the Database Wizard to build a query based on an Access database
> without being prompted for a password. In 10.05, I am trying to do
> the same, but now I get a prompt for a password. None of the Access
> databases I am trying to query are password protected, is there
> something I can do to get around this?
This is a new 'feature' of 10.0.5 and is documented in the SPSS web
pages devoted to 'support' - this gives details of the 'workround'
which involves going into the ODBC setup in Control Panel etc. I'm
sorry I can't remeber the URL at the moment. I have raised this with
SPSS and they are 'looking into it'
Perhaps if more people complain it may get returned to a more sensible
John S. Lemon Email: email@example.com
Aberdeen University Computing Centre Tel: +44 1224 273350
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