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What is meant by Connection String?



What is meant by Connection String?


A string which possess info regarding a data source and also the ways to establish a connection to the database or the data file is called as Connection String.

There are different ways available to write a connection string. It may contain the 'attributes' for e.g. like database, server and driver name etc. For security concerns, the user name and password can be added in a connection string.

Please refer to the below tutorial link to know how to establish the database connection using either PHP to Mysql or Java to Mysql or Asp.net to Mysql strings.

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