Error message when you try to create an ODBC for Microsoft FRx running on Windows Vista: “You are logged on with non-Administrative privileges. System DSNs could not be created or modified"

Symptoms

If you are logged on to a Windows Vista computer as a nonadministrative user and you try to create an ODBC for FRx, you receive the following error message:

ODBC System DSN Warning You are logged on with non-administrative privileges. System DSNs could not be created or modified.

Resolution

To create a Data Source on a computer that is running Windows Vista, you must use the credentials from an administrative user or log on to the computer as an administrator user.

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Article ID: 965961 - Last Review: Sep 4, 2009 - Revision: 1

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