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Posted Thursday, June 17, 2010 4:29 AM
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Hello everyOne
I want add username and password to my DataBase and use it in my connection string in Asp.Net WebApp, But I don't know how I can do it.
for example: datasource=(local);initialcatalog=.;uid=username;password=password;
That connection string is just an example and may be incorrect!

I have Sqlserver 2008, Vs2008.
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Posted Thursday, June 17, 2010 4:32 AM



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Databases don't have logins and passwords, servers do. You need to add a SQL login to the SQL instance. If you're sysadmin or security admin you can do it yourself, otherwise ask your DBA.

Management studio, open object explorer and connect to the server. Expand out security, right-click logins -> new login

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Posted Thursday, June 17, 2010 4:34 AM


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For connection string try this link

for creating users please read BOL

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