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Old September 10th, 2013, 02:29 PM
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Default Connection strings posted in general as you requested

Compilation Error

Description: An error occurred during the compilation of a resource required to service this request. Please review the following specific error details and modify your source code appropriately.
Here is the following error message
Compiler Error Message: CS1009: Unrecognized escape sequence

Source Error:

Line 9:      //  Create a new connection object
Line 10:     SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection(
Line 11:         "Server=OWNER-PC\MSSQLSERVER1;Database=HalloweenCandyStore;" +
Line 12:         "Integrated Security=True");
Line 13:     // Create a new command object
Here is the actual code that is trying to be used in the webpage:
 <%@ Page Language="C#" %>
<%@ Import Namespace = "System.Data.SqlClient" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<script runat="server">

  protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
    //  Create a new connection object
    SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection(
        "Server=OWNER-PC\MSSQLSERVER1;Database=HalloweenCandyStore;" +
        "Integrated Security=True");
    // Create a new command object
    SqlCommand comm = new SqlCommand(
      "SELECT EmployeeID, Name FROM Employees", conn);
    // Open connection
    // Execute the command
    SqlDataReader reader = comm.ExecuteReader();
    // Read and display the data
    while (reader.Read())
      employeesLabel.Text += reader["Name"] + "<br />";
    // Close the reader and the connection
Old September 10th, 2013, 03:26 PM
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Did you Google for the exact error message? That should bring up some useful suggestions....

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Old September 10th, 2013, 03:37 PM
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Default Okay I didn't see it.

I am sorry I overlooked the error message in the yellow screen of death that I got. I missed it.

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