ADO.NETFor discussion about ADO.NET. Topics such as question regarding the System.Data namespace are appropriate. Questions specific to a particular application should be posted in a forum specific to the application .
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ADO is for data access from non .NET applications (other windows programming environment such as VB6 or others). ADO.NET is basically the entire library of data access classes in the .NET framework (essentially: System.Data.*).