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I am trying to get the column name from excel sheet.But , I am getting this error.

An attempt to attach an auto-named database for file C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\My Documents\Visual Studio 2008\Projects\Web Application 10\Web Application 10\App_Data\vinoth.xls failed. A database with the same name exists, or specified file cannot be opened, or it is located on UNC share.

1.I have Closed the connection and closed everything.But Still i an getting this error. Please guide me.
Posted 22-Jun-12 21:02pm

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Solution 1

Try adding
User Instance=True;
To your connection string - it may sort the problem.
P.Vinoth 23-Jun-12 3:48am
i specified this in the config file itself but it showing the same error
P.Vinoth 23-Jun-12 4:10am
please help me griff i tried that too still it shows error

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