Actually the ADO help files are located in the MDAC SDK which can be
To get the complete 2.1 SDK, you must install the following:
- Microsoft Data Access SDK 2.0 Stand Alone 37.8 MB
- Microsoft Data Access SDK 2.1 Update 5.6 MB
and you will need the following installed also
- MDAC 22.214.171.12411.11 (GA) Typical Install 6.2 MB
Carl Prothman, MVP, CCP
> Nope, you have to download the ADO 2.1 help files and stuff from
> http://msdn.microsoft.com ...
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> > I can't get any of the ADO help to work. For example, if I press F1 on
> > ADO keyword (and there is no help on the subject in the Access 2000 help
> > file), I get a help box with nothing in it. I have tried checking both
> > ADO 2.1 and 2.5 checked in tools, references. I haven't been able to
> > any ADO help file either (it's not under C:\Program Files\Common
> > Files\System\ado, where the rest of the ADO files are).
> > I've done system repair, and also add features help files, but nothing
> > changes.
> > (Repost to add groups and correct message.)