Documentation Incorrectly References ODS Driver

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  • Microsoft Excel for Windows 5.0|5.0
The documentation for the Microsoft Excel versions listed above incorrectlyimply that there is an ODBC ODS Gateway driver available from Microsoft.This information is incorrect. This driver was produced by a third-partyvendor, MDI.

Microsoft Excel 5.0

Page 441 of the Microsoft Excel 5.0 "User's Guide," incorrectly impliesthat there is an ODS Gateway ODBC driver available from Microsoft.

Microsoft Excel 7.0

A help topic in the Microsoft Excel 7.0 help file incorrectly implies thatthere is an ODS Gateway ODBC driver available from Microsoft. To locate thehelp topic, click the Index tab in Microsoft Excel 7.0 Help, type thefollowing text
ODBC Drivers
and click the Display button. Double-click the topic "Databases you canaccess with Microsoft Query".

Article ID: 131295 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 15:45:30 - Revision: 1.3

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