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ADO.Net Connection Strings

Get connected with these ADO.Net Connection Strings

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This cheetsheet contains a few of the more common connection strings for connecting ADO.Net to data sources other than SQL Server. It contains connection strings for MySql, Access, Excel, CSV and a few other files.

Microsoft SQL Server File (local)

Data Source=(local); Initial Catalog=DatabaseName; Integrated Security=SSPI

Microsoft SQL Server (server)

Server=(hostname); Database=DatabaseName; Trusted_Connection=Yes

Active Directory Service (OLEDB)

Provider=ADSDSOObject; User Id=username; Password=password

Microsoft JET (Access) (OLEDB)

Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=c:somepathfilename.mdb
Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=c:somepathfilename.mdb; Jet OLEDB:Database Password="MyDbPassword"

Microsoft Excel XLS

Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0; Data Source=c:somepathfilename.xls; Extended Properties="Excel 8.0;HDR=Yes"

MySql

Please see the tutorial Connecting ASP.Net to MySql.

IBM DB2 / AS400 / iSeries

Please see the tutorial series Querying iSeries DB2 with ADO.Net.

Last updated on: Friday 23rd June 2017

 

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