ADO.Net Typed Dataset without storing the sql server authentication password in the config file.

Posted on 2007-09-29
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
Hello Experts,
I would like to create a typed dataset in Visual Studio 2005 without storing the sql server authentication password in the app.config file. If anybody could please explain how this is done i would gladly give away 500 points.

Thanks in advance.
Question by:talker2004
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    Accepted Solution

    Check this article about encrpting config sections
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    Assisted Solution

    The above post would solve the password not being exposed as clear text in the app.config file. Now about the typed dataset. Here is a link about how to use typed datasets in .net


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