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i have create sql(mdf file) database from visual studio 2012 and to add database in setup of project,and i have made project have try to create setup file through install shield in visual stidio 2012.but i got an error (sql connection can't open )and another time i tryed i got an error "database is in read only format".
so, can any one please also guide me to create a setup file with database attach in it.
Ziee-M 19-May-14 9:29am    
Hi, first when creating installer you will have issues later if you use sql. you can't export sql dlls easly. a better choice is to use a portable database such as sql compact, MySql... that way you may install your app in any computer.

You may check :
You will find anything about sql compact if it suit your needs.
yogesh mayekar 20-May-14 2:25am    
after using sql compact then how to add this with the installer or how to use make complete setup file.

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