Advantage in .net for VO developers – using OLE DB driver

Note: this is an old post I’m clearing from my draft queue dating from 2007.  I’m not sure it’s really relevant any more but what the heck.  I think Advantage are on version 10 now.

If you aren’t using Advantage 8 and need to use Advantage 7 you can still use it all from .net. You just need to use the OLE DB driver that they provide.

A sample connection string for the OLE DB provider is,

Provider=Advantage OLE DB Provider;
Data Source=c:\datapath;

The main difference between this and the .net data providers connection string is the server type.


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