The purpose of this tutorial is to achieve exactly that, to be able to connect to an Access database and execute its queries, without the use of the GUI Data wizards. We’ll take this framework and build a simple mini-application with several features over the course of this 2 part series.
Visual Studio .NET running ASP.NET version 1.1 is required for this tutorial. Both VB.NET and C# code samples will be provided. You will also need a version of MS Access