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My SQL server has a '\' and this reeks havoc on my C# program...

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I get an error when I run this...how do I fool C# to ignore my '\' in the SQLconnection conn = statement...

thanks

<%@ Page Language="C#" Debug="true" %>
<%@ import Namespace="System.Drawing" %>
<%@ import Namespace="System.Data" %>
<%@ import Namespace="System.Data.SqlClient" %>
<script runat="server">

    private void Page_Load(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
    {
    if (!IsPostBack)
    {
    string name = System.Web.HttpUtility.UrlDecode(Request.QueryString["sqlstring"]);

    SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection ("server=WWIIS\SQLSERVER;database=data1;uid=joe;pwd=nz6j");


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Question by:programmerexchange
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2 options:
    SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection ( @"server=WWIIS\SQLSERVER;database=data1;uid=joe;pwd=nz6j");

or

    SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection ("server=WWIIS\\SQLSERVER;database=data1;uid=joe;pwd=nz6j");

HTH




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by:programmerexchange
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It was that \\...thanks for the help...was making me crazy and I couldn't find it anywhere...

dk
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