000021888 - Errors appear when connecting to Microsoft Visual FoxPro database using ODBC driver

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Article Number000021888
Applies ToRSA Authentication Agent 5.3 for Web for Microsoft IIS
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 6.0
Microsoft Visual FoxPro
ASP
IssueErrors appear when connecting to Microsoft Visual FoxPro database using ODBC driver
Error: "Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers error '80004005' "
Error: "Specified driver could not be loaded due to system error 1114 (Microsoft Visual FoxPro Driver)."
Same ASP worked fine when using IIS 5 in Windows 2000
CauseMicrosoft Visual FoxPro ODBC driver is not thread safe, and has issues with Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 6.0. Microsoft no longer supports the ODBC driver in web applications, as errors and possibly database corruption are possible.
ResolutionMicrosoft's recommendation is to design the application to use OLE DB. See the Microsoft page below for more information on OLE database driver:

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=0F43EB58-7A94-4AE1-A59E-965869CB3BC9&displaylang=en
Legacy Article IDa25598

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