2 Replies Latest reply: Jun 27, 2012 5:04 AM by 938179 RSS

    'Provider' is an invalid connection string attribute (VS2010 using oracle)

      Sir, please assist me in this issue,

      *'Provider' is an invalid connection string attribute*

      os : win XP Service pack3
      Oracle database: 10g express edition
      front end: Vs 2010
      connecting tool used: ODT with ODAC 112012.

      .net framework : 4.0

      namespace used in DBaccess:using Oracle.DataAccess.Client;

      in Web.config
      <add assembly="Oracle.DataAccess, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=89B483F429C47342"/></assemblies>

      Error when Compile Time
      Exception Details: System.ArgumentException: 'Provider' is an invalid connection string attribute

      In web.config
      connection string:

      <add name="ConnectionString" connectionString="Provider=MSDAORA;Data Source=localhost;Password=test;User ID=test"
      providerName="System.Data.OleDb" />


      What the mistake i did,can any one notify mistake in this?
      please assist me to run my aplication...