i am newbie in C#. i would like to make a button to function as search button to search by name and search by date. When i key in data inside textbox1 for search by name ,then press search ,can get the data from database. Same case to textbox2 for search by date, then press search. Besides, i can use both textbox to search my database at the same time. Example ,i key in name n date together to find a book that i bought ,then press search button. Please help me. i am no idea how to start.