ADO: ActiveX Data Objects
Jason T. Roff
First Edition June 2001
ISBN: 1-56592-415-0, 618 pages
This book is a one-stop guide to ADO, the universal data
access solution from Microsoft that allows easy access to data
from multiple formats and platforms. It includes chapters on
the Connection, Recordset, Field, and Command objects and
the Properties collection; ADO architecture, data shaping, and
the ADO Event Model; brief introductions to RDS, ADO.NET,
and SQL; and a comprehensive alphabetic reference to every
ADO object, method, property, and event.
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Introduction and Organization
Conventions Used in This Book
Comments and Questions
I: Learning ADO
1. Introduction to ADO
1.1 ADO in Context: Universal Data Access
1.2 ADO and COM: Language Independence
1.3 When to Use ADO
2. The ADO Architecture
2.1 An Overview of the ADO Architecture
2.2 ADO Components