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Getting connection information from connection string (App.Config) .... VB.NET / C#

milani_lucie asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-12

I want to get connection information from connection string:

1) Provider Name
2) Database Name
3) Server Name

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
             <add name="DigiBrd"
       connectionString="server=localhost;user id=****;Password=****;database=DigiBrd"
       providerName="MySql.Data.MySqlClient" />


I do NOT want to parse the CONFIG file. I think so after reading the connection string, there are API methods / properties to get that info.

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