Standalone database Missing!!


  • I can't seem to find a reason why the standalone database is missing in 2017?? I'm developing a  small program for a local company and can't find it in the add item: data. Any one have any ideas on this?
    Tuesday, March 07, 2017 4:53 PM

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  • Hi Kookala,

    If we want to add database files in Visual Studio, we need install SSDT(SQL server data tools).

    When I add new item in to Winform project I could see theses:

    Did you mean data files as shown above? And what kind of project are you building? If it's UWP, there will be no these SQL server files within the red rectangle.

    Best regards,


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    Wednesday, March 08, 2017 8:23 AM