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The Paradox, Lotus 1-2-3, and Microsoft Exchange/Outlook indexedsequential access method (ISAM) drivers are not installed with theMicrosoft Access 97 or Microsoft Office 97 Professional Setup; however,they are included with the Office 97 ValuPack software.
The Office 97 ValuPack contains additional software such as drivers,Help files, online books, and other useful programs and files. TheParadox, Lotus and Microsoft Exchange/Outlook ISAM drivers are in afile called DataAcc.exe, provided with the Office 97 ValuPack.
If you have Microsoft Access 97 or Microsoft Office 97 Professional oncompact disc, the disc contains the Office 97 ValuPack in addition to thenormal Setup program. Open the \ValuPack\DataAcc folder on the compactdisc, and then double-click DataAcc.exe to run Setup for the ISAM drivers.
If you do not have Microsoft Access on compact disc, you can download the ValuPack from the following Microsoft Web site:
On the Office 97 Service Release 2 ValuPack page, click Download Now, and then click off97vpk.exe to download the ValuPack. Once the ValuePack is installed, double-click Dataacc.exe to install the Microsoft Data Access Pack.
For more information about features of the Office 97 ValuPack, searchthe Help Index for "ValuPack," or ask the Microsoft Access 97 OfficeAssistant.
For more information about which features are installed with MicrosoftAccess 97 Setup, search the Help Index for "installed components inMicrosoft Access," or ask the Microsoft Access 97 Office Assistant.