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how to convert a VB program to setup file?

Discussion in 'Visual Basic ( VB )' started by Manu C Nair, Dec 24, 2010.

  1. Manu C Nair

    Manu C Nair New Member

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    Hi,
    I'm a beginner in VB programming... i hav created a Registration System for our upcoming symposium in our college... It include database connection(MS Access) using ADODC.. I tried to create the setup file of the system using Package and Deployment Wizard....The problem occuring is that when i transfer the setup file to another system the database linking address differs.. so connection error occurs... how to overcome this problem.. pls help...!!!
     
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    is your DB local or hosted?
    if local put it in the same folder so you can add relative path like "DB\main.dbs"

    if hosted there's no problem i think

    and when making the setup make sure you bundlle the Db as well
     

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