SqlConnectionConnection to a SQL Server instance

The server/instance name syntax used in the server option is the same for all SQL Server connection strings.

Server=myServerName\myInstanceName;Database=myDataBase;User Id=myUsername;
Password
=myPassword;

Connecting

This connection string (Connection to a SQL Server instance using SqlConnection) can be used for connections to SQL Server 2000, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2012, SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 and SQL Server 7.0.

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