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.NET Windows App - How do I tweak the SQL Server connect string for the publish?

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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I've created my first Windows-based .NET apps that connects to SQL Server.  
- The development copy connects to my development SQL Server and works fine.  
- If I paste the contents of the project's bin\Release folder over to a production machine, modify the connect string found in MyApp.exe.config, it works fine.
- I want to do it right, however, by publishing the project.  How do I tell the publish process to use a different connect string?  Do I temporarily the connect string in app.config to configure it for the production server and then publish the project?  I doubt it.
- What is the accepted way of doing this?
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