Important Before you install MDAC 2.8, read the release details. After you read the release details, if you are not sure that these updates are appropriate for your computer, use the MDAC Component Checker. This utility scans your system, and then indicates the version of MDAC that is appropriate for your computer. To obtain this utility, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
In Microsoft Windows Explorer, double-click the Mdac_typ.exe file that you downloaded in step 1 to start the MDAC Setup.
Restart your computer.
In Windows Explorer, double-click the Jet40SP3_Comp.exe file that you downloaded in step 1 to start the Jet 4.0 Setup.
Restart your computer, and then log on by using administrative credentials.
Note MDAC 2.8 is also installed when you install Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2). If the operating system is Windows XP, you may choose to install Windows XP SP2 instead of following the previous steps. To install Windows XP SP2, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
You may be able to work around this issue by clicking Retry several times when you receive these error messages. However, this workaround may not work in the long term; you may have problems later if you try to run a Detect and Repair or a reinstallation.
For more information, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
827424 "Unable to load Msjter40.dll" error message when you try to open an Access 2000 database
320757 You receive a 1919 error message when you start Outlook 2000 or install Office 2000
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