Microsoft MS Data Access Components (MDAC)

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Microsoft Windows XP SP2 includes the MDAC 2.8 SP1 update.

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For the silent installation of MDAC from the command line use the following syntax:

MDAC versions up to 2.1

mdac_typ.exe /q:a /c:\"setup.exe /qn1\"

MDAC version 2.5 and higher

mdac_typ.exe /q:a /c:\"dasetup.exe /q /n\"
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Mdac_typ.exe /Q /C:"Setup /QNT"

Works too with MDAC 2.8 on Win2k...
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With MDQAC 2.8 I kept getting a dialog box telling me to reboot until I added an extra /Q as follows:

MDAC_TYP.EXE /q:a /c:\”dasetup.exe /q /n” /Q
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Windows® 2000 Service Pack 2 includes MDAC 2.5 SP2 (2.52.6019.2)

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With MDQAC 2.8 I kept getting a dialog box telling me to reboot until I added an extra /Q as follows:

MDAC_TYP.EXE /q:a /c:\”dasetup.exe /q /n” /Q
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- On Windows 95 you must install DCOM for Windows 95 before installing MDAC 2.0x or 2.1x.

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Windows® 2000 Service Pack 2 includes MDAC 2.5 SP2 (2.52.6019.2)

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Dasetup.exe is the setup engine that is used for MDAC 2.5 and MDAC 2.6. Dasetup.exe performs all the dependency checks and the installation of files, and also sets the registry values. Depending on the status of the installation, Dasetup.exe returns one of the values specified below...

0 (ERROR_SUCCESS)
Setup completed successfully.

3010 (ERROR_SUCCESS_REBOOT_REQUIRED)
Setup completed successfully, but you must restart the computer for MDAC to be installed completely.

0x8000 04005 (E_FAIL)
Setup failed to complete successfully.

1223 (ERROR_CANCELLED)
The user cancelled Setup.

112 (ERROR_DISK_FULL)
There is not enough disk space to complete Setup.

Dasetup.exe is installed in the following folder:
System Drive:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Dasetup

Source: MDAC 2.6 Setup FAQ
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For MDAC v2.5x, 2.6x and 2.7x on NT 4.0 Systems

Mdac_typ.exe /Q /C:"Setup /QNT"
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HOWTO: MDAC Setup Troubleshooting Guide
INFO: List of Useful Articles Related to MDAC Setup
Microsoft Universal Data Access home page
INFO: Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) Release History
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