do you guys have any idea on how would i know if my vb.net app is trying to retrieve data from online database?.i am hoping that someone here can give idea because i really dont how would start doing it...
My guess would be that that would depend on the setup (communication method, ip address, authentication) of your "online database". Once you are connected, the rest should be business as usual. Google "Remote connection", if you have not yet.
Are you sure your "online" database allows inbound connections over the Internet? For example, I know with GoDaddy, you have the option to expose your SQL outside over the internet, but many providers do not allow this option.
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