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Connecting to online databases using ado.net

Hi Experts,

I intend to connect to an online database using Ado.NET, within a VB.net application and display the data on a form.

I have never done anything involving ADO.NET and would be grateful for some information/examples/tutorials regarding this.

I dont know what format the databases are yet so any type is fine for now.

Initially the databases will be online and eventually i will be doing some work with offline databases so some info on that aswell would be great if it is disimilar compared to working with online databases.



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Try www.ConnectionStrings.com for some Connect via an IP address solution to remote databases.  They should help or at least give you an idea how to connect.
TommyTwoPintsAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your link to that page. As i have never used ado.net before it is still feels like im jumping in at the deep end. I guess i had better go find a few beginners guides myself. I just thought someone might be able to direct me to one of the better turtorials on this subject.

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