MySQL ODBC 3.51 DriverSpecifying character set

Driver={MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver};Server=myServerAddress;charset=UTF8;
Database
=myDataBase;User=myUsername;Password=myPassword;Option=3;

Note that the charset option works from version 3.51.17 of the driver.

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This connection string (Specifying character set using MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver) can be used for connections to MySQL.

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