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I used to use below registry to import some settings for setting up odbc on Windows Server 2003 32-bit. Now I want to do the same on a Windows Server 2003 64-bit for 32-bit odbc driver not the 64-bit one. Is there any way to modify the registry? Since this one will create entries for 64-bit odbc driver.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00


"MY_DB"="SQL Server"
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If you want to configure 32 bit ODBC on 64 bit Windows then use:


ODBC setting visible to 32 bit applications will be stored here. If you create 32 bit installer then use simply HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ODBC\ODBC.INI and Windows will map it to Wow6432Node . More info about mapping registry to 32 bit apps on Win64 can be found here:

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