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Hi All,
I m developing C# windows base application where name space I used

using System;
using System.Data.OleDb;
 class basecon
    {
        public static string inv = "";
        public string connection()
        {
            string p;
            p = Application.StartupPath.ToString() + @"\conn.ini"; 



private void grid()
        {
            dgvPartMaster.Columns.Clear();
            DataGridViewTextBoxColumn dgvCol = new DataGridViewTextBoxColumn();
            con.ConnectionString = Microsoft.VisualBasic.Strings.Trim(obj.connection().ToString());

// please help me how to write oleDb connection path


Thanks
Indrajit

[edit]Code block added - OriginalGriff[/edit]
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Updated 25-Jul-11 22:23pm
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Solution 1

Put your mdb file in bin/Debug folder

then access it like

string con=@"Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OleDB.4.0;DataSource=abc.mdb";


If you have format other then mdb then Check this[^]
   
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Solution 2

The simplest way is to start by looking at your database in the Server Explorer pane.
Highlight the database you are interested in, and look at the Properties pane - the connection string will be shown there.
Copy that, and paste it into a configuration string in the Settings.settings section of the properties for you project. This will allow you to change it easily if you move your database later, or change machines.
   

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