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    hello guys
    i m a beginner java programmer and have created a small access database...
    now i want to connect that database in the java program..
    i hv written the code but wen i rum it, it says dat file(database) not found
    pls help me...
    i m using netbeans6.7.1
    the code i wrote is


    package practiceptograms;
    import java.sql.*;
    public class Database {
    public static void main(String[] args){
    Connection userDB;
    Statement myStatement;

    try {
    Class.forName("sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver");
    String sourceURL = "jdbc:odbc:Driver={Microsoft Access Driver (*.mdb)};DBQ=UserDB.mdb;";
    userDB = DriverManager.getConnection(sourceURL,"admin","");
    myStatement = userDB.createStatement();

    }
    catch (ClassNotFoundException cnfe) {
    // if Class.forName string is wrong
    System.out.println(cnfe);
    }
    catch (SQLException sqle) {
    // if connection canít be made
    System.out.println(sqle);
    }


    }
    }


    and the output is ====
    java.sql.SQLException: [Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] Could not find file '(unknown)'.

    i kip ma programs in ma usb and wenevr i opena project from netbeans my files loadsup...
    do also tell me if i nid to save the database in a particular kinda folder or smethin lik dt...

    thnx

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    The "current working directory" is probably not what you think it is. Use the full path to the file.

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