Article ID: 233002
DAO version 3.6 is required for applications using DAO that need to read and write to Access 2000 .mdb database files.
Dao360.dll was released with Visual Studio 6.0 Service Pack 3. It can be found under the \os\system directory of the Service Pack 3 image.
To redistribute DAO 3.6 with an application, complete the following three steps.
For additional information, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/232053/EN-US/ )INFO: List of Files Installed by MDAC 2.1 (GA)
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/191704/EN-US/ )PRB: Unable to Load File to Register It During Setup
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/167523/EN-US/ )How To Redistributing DAO with Your Visual C++ 5.0 Application
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/235507/EN-US/ )BUG: DAO 3.6 Causes Debug Errors in MFC DAO Non-Unicode Builds
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/236991/EN-US/ )PRB: Unrecognized Database Format Error with Access 2000 Database
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/198038/EN-US/ )INFO: Useful Tools for Package and Deployment Issues
Article ID: 233002 - Last Review: June 19, 2014 - Revision: 3.0
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