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Astha Sharma
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Hi,

I am having problem in connecting my web services with database. This is my code fro connection-

It gives the following error-

But when I connect with database at localhost, it works fine with no such error.
I have checked many links but not getting any specific solution. Please help.
 
Swastik Dey
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Can you ping the specified ip? If ping works try to telnet the ip on the specific port and see the response.
 
Astha Sharma
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I added a new user in database. In place of root user I created connection string with new username and password and now it works fine
Thanks for the help
 
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