Updating MySQL Windows Server to new release version.

I spent a lot of time researching how to upgrade our MySQL windows server from version 5.5 to 5.7 there are indeed many resources spouting the best way to achieve it. The biggest problem with this type of upgrade is the fact that the underlying system tables can (and do ) vary between the different […]

Classic ASP and SQL Server 2008

I’ve spent a fair bit of time trying to get an ecommerce package written in classic ASP to run well using a network connection to a SQL Server 2008 Express edition. These are my findings which may help someone. Don’t settle for the standard connection string you used to use. The ADO connection string provided […]