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How can I get the list of databases in a SQL Server without using SQLDMO library?
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connect to a database on the sql server called master and run to following query:

SELECT name FROM sysdatabases
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The otherway is you can try the following

SELECT name, id
FROM   sysobjects
WHERE  type = 'U'

of course, by connecting to the master table of SQL server.

and if you are doing some kind of objectid storage within the VB application, you can utilize that too directly...by running the following query.....

SELECT object_name(192009989)

where object_name is the complimentary function.

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