Simple XML settings file reading and writing - newbie


I dont have much experience with and i need some help.

I have a form that has a few text boxes for entering in credentials to connect to a mysql database.

I want to have the settings read from an xml file when its loaded, and written to the xml file when its closed.

I also want to put as much of the reading and writing code in a module, and call it from the form when needed.

Can someone please give me a basic guide and/or examples to achieve this?


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Look at the comments here as there is code you can use to do exactly what you need.

HTH :)

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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
Hi bryanford,

see an article I wrote in May 2003 at

bryanfordAuthor Commented:
i was also looking around and found this:

which i tried and works really good and is very simple.

Thanks for your posts though, i'll split the points between you

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