Retrieve Table Names From an Access Database

Retrieve Table Names From an Access Database

How do I retrieve all the table names from an Access database using ASP?


Make sure you have an ODBC DSN to point to your database. Then use this code to output all the tables in the database:

' -- Declare variablesDim objConn, objRS' -- Declare constantsConst adSchemaTables = 20' -- create objectsSet objConn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")set objRS = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")' -- Open the connection: replace values with ' -- your system's valuesobjConn.Open "DSNName", "UserID", "Password"' -- Get list of tables - ALL tablesset objRS = objConn.OpenSchema(adSchemaTables)' -- Walk the recordsetDo While Not objRS.EOF		   ' -- output table name and table type   Response.write "Table Name = " & objRS("TABLE_NAME") & " Table Type = " & objRS("TABLE_TYPE") & "
" ' -- next record objRS.MoveNextLoop' -- Close all objectsobjRS.Closeset objRS = NothingobjConn.Closeset objConn = Nothing


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