Using ADO in VB and Access

ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) Overview ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) Design Philosophy ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) was originally designed as a simple and relatively lightweight COM based database API for use with Active Server Pages (ASP) on Internet Information Server (IIS). ADO was designed from the ground up to be thread-safe, highly memory efficient, and easily…


ADO Cursors

The CursorLocation and the Cursortype properties of the ADO Recordset object determine what we are allowed to do with our underlying cursor of data. These properties help to determine things like whether we can move through the data one time or many times, whether or not we can get a count of the records up-front…


ADO Model