IIS 6.0 F1: FTP Site Logging Properties - ODBC Properties Tab

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2, Windows Server 2008

Use this tab to set ODBC logging options. Before you can begin ODBC logging from IIS, complete the following tasks:

  • Use ODBC-compliant database software (such as Microsoft® Access or Microsoft SQL® Server) to create a database.

  • Within the database, create a table containing the fields listed at the end of this topic.

  • Create a Data Source Name (DSN). For more information, see Windows® Server 2003 family Help.

  • Supply IIS with the DSN and Table name by using this dialog box.

  • If required, supply a user name and password to access the database.

ODBC Data Source Name (DSN)

Type the name of the data source you want to connect to. When created, this name is recorded in the ODBC Data Source Administrator, which is accessed through Administrative Tools.


Type the name of the table in the ODBC data source specified above.

User name

Type the alias of the user permitted to access this data source and table.


Type the password that is the associated with the user name specified above.

To learn more about setting up an FTP site and logging site activity, see the IIS 6.0 online documentation on the Microsoft Windows Server TechCenter.