Provider not shown (dotConnect for Postgres)

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Provider not shown (dotConnect for Postgres)

Post by andreventu » Tue 21 Sep 2010 17:58


I have installed the dotConnect for Postgres and, when I will use the EF, the provider is not shown to connect. The assemblies were registered successfully in GAC and the key was added in machine.config.

What might be wrong?


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Post by Shalex » Wed 22 Sep 2010 10:09

Please give us the following information:
1) the version and edition of your dotConnect for PostgreSQL (the Tools > PostgreSQL > About menu of Visual Studio). Note that the Entity Framework support is available only in Professional Edition: ... tions.html.
2) the version and edition of your Visual Studio (the Help > About menu).
3) the exact form where dotConnect for PostgreSQL is not shown. Are you using Entity Developer (right click on Project in Solution Explorer > Add > New Item > Devart Entity Framework Model) or Visual Studio Entity Data Model Wizard (right click on Project > Add > New Item > ADO.NET Entity Data Model)?

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