Databinding ODBC data connection

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  1. Sivanathan
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    Dec 2011

    Posted 20 Jan 2012 Link to this post


    I am using telerik Test studio.I need to add mysql database as datasource.
    So I created an ODBC connection.I tried givinmg several connection strings such as:

    Can you tell me the correct connection string for this to work.

    Thanks in Advance
    Sivanathan B.
  2. Anthony
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    Posted 20 Jan 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Sivanathan,

    We don't have a code sample article specific to MySQL, however you can find many connection string samples online. Here is a good example.

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  3. Newi
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    Posted 26 Feb in reply to Anthony Link to this post

    install MySQL ODBC 5.1 and use

    var conStr = "Driver={MySQL ODBC 5.1 Driver};Server=localhost;Database=yourdb;UID=xxx;PWD=yyy";

    ;-) Newi
  4. Boyan Boev
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    Posted 02 Mar Link to this post


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