VB.NET and MySQL database. How can I,,,,,?

Discussion in 'General Programming Chat' started by simpleonline1234, Oct 24, 2011.

  1. simpleonline1234

    simpleonline1234 Junior Member

    Jan 26, 2010
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    I'm new to MySQL databases and pretty good with VB.NET. I have a hosting account with Hostgator and I'm in need to create an online database that would store my customers information whenever they fill my forms.

    I have the database setup on the Hosting account but my issue is the interface....do I need to build a web application to linkup the database to the forms or can something like Dreamweaver handle this? so confused..thanks
  2. gimme4free

    gimme4free Executive VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

    Oct 22, 2008
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    It's a lot easier to code the online side in PHP then simply POST the data from the VB.NET application > PHP. Also, you would probably run into a few security flaws letting users connect directly to your database!