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Default Errors Errors DB Errors

Ok, this has to be simple I have a connection to a db I am trying to reterive and set lbl1.text to the count of the rs record count. but keep getting the error
 System.InvalidCastException: Cast from type 'Field' to type 'String' is not valid

here is my code.
Public Sub New()
        Dim connstring As String
        Dim sqlStmt As String
        Dim rst As Object
        Dim strRowCnt As String

        connstring = ConfigurationSettings.AppSettings("ConnectionStrin g")
        sqlStmt = "Select Count(*)as rCount from secure"
        rst = CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")
        rst.open(sqlStmt, connstring)
        lbl1.Text() = rst("rcount")

    End Sub

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