ADO.NET Connection Editor - Main Window

Import Connections wizard
Starts the Import ADO.NET Connections wizard.
Export Connections wizard
Starts the Export ADO.NET Connections wizard.
Settings menu
Provides access to the Settings menu.
Provider Information
Displays the Provider Information window, which shows available provider names and versions for .NET, OLE DB, and ODBC. Information can be filtered on Type, Framework, and Availability.
Data Source Names
Lists the name of each data source whose definition matches the Type, Framework, and Availability options on the Settings menu.
Connection Settings
Connection specifications set by the data provider associated with the data source name selected on the Data Source Names list, plus the specifications you defined for the connection.
Add a new data source.
Remove the selected data source from the repository.
Save changes made to Connection Settings.
Test the viability of the connection defined for the data source selected on the list of Data Source Names.
Settings ribbon
Located across the bottom of the window, shows the Availability, Framework, Save, and Encrypt settings set from the Settings menu.