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Connect to Oracle Data Source from .NET – A Console App

In order to connect to an Oracle database from .NET, use the Oracle.ManagedDataAccess package, otherwise called ODP.NET. It can be downloaded with NuGet by searching “oracle.”

OracleManagedDataAccess

You can get started easily with defining a connection string. Later, you can put this into App.Config with different Data Sources for Testing and Production environments. Don’t forget the using statement.