Data Sample: Demonstrates Simple Access to a SQL Database
The Data sample demonstrates a simple query from an existing SQL database using the console. The result of the query is displayed and the program exits.
The sample assumes an existing SQL server and table. To run this sample to completion, you must provide a SQL server, a database, and a table.
This sample code is provided to illustrate a concept and should not be used in applications or Web sites, as it may not illustrate the safest coding practices. Microsoft assumes no liability for incidental or consequential damages should the sample code be used for purposes other than as intended.
Building and Running the Sample
To build and run Data using Visual Studio
In the Visual Studio IDE, load the solution file data.sln.
In Solution Explorer, right-click the Data solution.
On the shortcut menu, click Build.
On the Debug menu, click Start.
Classes and Keywords
This sample demonstrates the following classes:
This sample demonstrates the following keywords:
SQLDataReader; DataSet; SQL; Data