I know to work with VB.net + crystal report + SQL server.
But now i want to work with SQL server compact edition instead of SQL server.
When we creating Crystal report it is asked provider in one moment. If we work with SQL server we select "Microsoft OLE DB provider for SQL server".
I want to know

(Q1) what I should select as provider.

(Q2)After clicking next, it is asked SERVER. what should i typed. (When i use sql server i typed, "MyName-PC\SQLEXPRESS")

Please Help Me.....

DATASET?
Will you please elaborate.

I know to work with VB.net + crystal report + SQL server.
But now i want to work with SQL server compact edition instead of SQL server.
When we creating Crystal report it is asked provider in one moment. If we work with SQL server we select "Microsoft OLE DB provider for SQL server".
I want to know

(Q1) what I should select as provider.

(Q2)After clicking next, it is asked SERVER. what should i typed. (When i use sql server i typed, "MyName-PC\SQLEXPRESS")

Please Help Me.....

If its a windows authentication in ur SQL server then u can use as follows

Server Name: MyName-PC\SQLEXPRESS

Integrated Sercurity checkbox as checked

then the username and password gets disabled

click on Database... ur database will come in the drop down....