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Visaul Studio+ C#+ mysql

Posted on 2006-11-22
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  i m using Visual studio to write C# codes. i want to download mysql server and connect visual stuio with it. how can i do this?
step by step pls
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by:Mohammed Nasman
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download mysql from their site, also download the .Net data provider
mysql installation is very easy, then you use it with vs as you can use sql server or access
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jonorossi earned 50 total points
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I'm don't think you can use the Visual Studio Server Explorer to connect to MySQL. Most people manage their MySQL instances with MySQL Administrator which is free from the MySQL site:
 http://www.mysql.com/products/tools/administrator/

As mnasman mentioned you normally use the Connector/Net to connect to MySQL very similar to SQL Server because they are both ADO.NET drivers.
Doco: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/connector-net.html
Download: http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/net/1.0.html
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Either mnasman or mine should have answered mkhalidmn's question, but we received not reply.
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