ACCESS2 - Access DB - File DSN (ASP Photo-Guestbook)
This test utilizes the same ASP based photo-guestbook as Test ACCESS 1 to confirm Access database functionality. Complete the test by submitting a photo entry and then logging in as
the administrator to approve and add it to the album.
This test cannot be completed if FrontPage Extensions have been installed. This test requires that Access Database Support has
been enabled through the Hosting Manager. This test also requires the use of Custom Directory Management via the Hosting Manager to specify READ, WEB, and WRITE permissions on the several
IF YOU HAVE ALREADY SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED TEST ACCESS 1 THEN THERE IS ONLY ONE STEP TO COMPLETE BEFORE RUNNING THE TEST:
From the Hosting Manager, create
an Access DSN. File Name: photo.mdb DSN Type: File DSN Username: Admin Password: GoDaddy
IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED TEST ACCESS 1, THEN FOLLOW
THE STEPS BELOW:
Steps Before Running Test
From the Hosting Manager, enable Access Database Support
From the Hosting Manager, create an Access DSN. File Name:
photo.mdb DSN Type: File DSN Username: Admin Password: GoDaddy
From the Hosting Manager, go to Directory Management.
Create the following custom directories
with READ, WEB, and WRITE permissions. access\ access\admin access\photodata access\photographs
Click 'Configuration' button.
Change E-mail to your email address and click 'Update Settings'.
Click 'Album' link.
Click 'Enter a new photograph' link.
Browse to a jpg or gif file on your local
system, and click 'Upload File'.
Click 'Next' to confirm file selection.
Enter information for the Title, Owner Name, and Notes (E-mail Address is optional), and click
Click the 'Album' link.
Click the 'Admin' link and login with username and password 'GoDaddy'.
Click 'Approve Photograph' to the right of the image you
Click 'Album' link and confirm that the image/guestbook entry have been added successfully.