Section 1: Introduction > Installation

Installing Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC)

Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.6 or higher must be installed for database connectivity. Versions of Windows earlier than Windows XP may have an earlier version of MDAC, or MDAC may not have been installed at all. When you first run At Your Service – Repair Centre, the installed version of MDAC is verified and if it is less than 2.6 you will be prompted to install a newer version.

MDAC version 2.8 is recommended, and may be downloaded from Microsoft’s web site at


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