IIS Internet Database Connector Reference

This section describes the fields and HTX keywords that can be used in Internet Database Connector (IDC) files. Parameters or server variables may appear anywhere in an .idc file. For information about IDC, see IIS Internet Database Connector. For examples of IDC files, see Viewing ODBC Data Using the Internet Database Connector.


IDC has been deprecated because it does not provide enough security for data connections. IIS 6.0 will be the last version to include IDC.

This section includes the following topics:


Client: Requires Windows XP Professional, Windows 2000 Professional, or Windows NT Workstation 4.0.

Server: Requires Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000 Server, or Windows NT Server 4.0.

Product: IIS