Intended for new developers, or at least new to ADO.Net, this post will demonstrate how to Create, Read, Update and Insert data into a MS SQL Server database. We will use a VB.Net winforms project, DataGridView and SqlDataAdapters. You can pull down the complete project from GitHub here.
UPDATE: I have also published a similar example application done with Code First EntityFramework 6.
The finished Form looks like this:
Over and over and over again forums like Stackoverflow see questions about how to access something on a Form, from another Form. These questions have been answered hundreds or thousands of times, but with this post I hope to finally put the question to rest by explaining it so that it “clicks”. Continue reading