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Which OLEDB drivers are installed? Expand / Collapse
Posted Thursday, October 11, 2012 4:21 AM


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does anyone have any (non-developer) advice regarding how to determine which OLEDB drivers are installed on any given Windows machine.

ODBC drivers are easy (ODBCAD32), but OLEDB has no central Administration Point (that I'm aware of).

I know there are a few VB scripts available which hunt through the Registry but is there a 'safer' way without exposing the registry to third-party scripts to determine which drivers are installed?
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You could try executing sys.sp_enum_oledb_providers

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