Connecting to Facebook Ads
Establishing a Connection shows how to authenticate to Facebook Ads and configure any necessary connection properties. You can also configure provider capabilities through the available Connection properties, from data modeling to firewall traversal. The Advanced Settings section shows how to set up more advanced configurations and troubleshoot connection errors.
Connecting from Visual Studio
The CData ADO.NET Provider for Facebook Ads provides a seamless integration with Microsoft Visual Studio. The provider is registered as an ADO.NET provider with Visual Studio, allowing for integration with visual designer tools, Server Explorer, and ADO.NET data source configuration wizards.
Visual Studio Version Support
The CData ADO.NET Provider for Facebook Ads supports Visual Studio versions 2012 and above.
.NET Version Support
The CData ADO.NET Provider for Facebook Ads supports .NET Framework 4.0 and above as well as .NET Standard 2.0.
Facebook Ads Version Support
By default, the provider models the current version of the Facebook Graph API, as bidirectional tables. Older versions can be specified in the Version property.
- See Using ADO.NET to create ADO.NET connection objects from code.
- See Using Entity Framework to build an EF model based on the Facebook Ads connection.
- See Using SSRS to connect to Facebook Ads and create real-time reports.
- See Using DbProviderFactory to connect to Facebook Ads from generic ADO.NET code.