How to Download and Install Merant 3.60 32-bit Progress Sql92 Odbc Driver
If you want to connect to a Progress database using ODBC SQL-92, you need to install the Merant 3.60 32-bit Progress Sql92 Odbc Driver on your system. This driver allows you to access the data in the Progress database using SQL queries and commands. In this article, we will show you how to download and install the driver on Windows.
Step 1: Download the driver
The Merant 3.60 32-bit Progress Sql92 Odbc Driver is not available on the Progress installation CD, but you can download it from the Progress website. To download the driver, follow these steps:
Go to https://www.progress.com/odbc/openedge and click on "Download Now".
Fill in the form with your name, email address, company name, and country.
Select "Progress OpenEdge 9.x" as the product version and "Windows" as the platform.
Click on "Submit" and wait for the download link to be sent to your email.
Open your email and click on the link to download the driver file.
Save the file to a location of your choice on your system.
Step 2: Install the driver
Once you have downloaded the driver file, you need to install it on your system. To install the driver, follow these steps:
Double-click on the driver file to launch the installation wizard.
Click on "Next" to accept the license agreement.
Select the destination folder for the driver files and click on "Next".
Select the components you want to install and click on "Next".
Click on "Install" to start the installation process.
Wait for the installation to complete and click on "Finish".
Step 3: Configure the driver
After installing the driver, you need to configure it to connect to your Progress database. To configure the driver, follow these steps:
Go to Start > Control Panel > ODBC.
Click on the "System DSN" tab and click on "Add".
Select "Merant 3.60 32-bit Progress SQL-92 v9.1D Driver" from the list of drivers and click on "Finish".
Enter a name and a description for your data source and click on "Next".
Enter the host name, port number, and database name of your Progress database and click on "Next".
Enter your user name and password if your database has security enabled and click on "Next".
Click on "Test Connect" to verify your connection and click on "OK".
Click on "Apply" to save your data source settings.
Step 4: Use the driver
You are now ready to use the Merant 3.60 32-bit Progress Sql92 Odbc Driver to access your Progress database. You can use any ODBC-compliant application or tool to query and manipulate the data in your database using SQL-92 syntax. For example, you can use SQL Explorer, WinSQL, MS Access, or Microsoft ODBC Test utility to test your connection and run queries.