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I'm doing a windows forms application. After developing that I need to install it on cusomer's computer. So my question is..

1.If I use Sql Server database,then is it need installation of sql server database software in the customer computer..? If then which database is good for my requirement (i.e I don't want to install sql server or any other database software in the client,I just need database file in the project folder..)

Plz Help..!
Posted 21-Jan-13 6:04am
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Solution 1

You could use an Access database, or SQLite, or SQLCE - node of them need SQL server, and need little additional DLL installation (which should be easily handled by your installation program).
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kumarvijaya 21-Jan-13 11:18am
   
Thank you..
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Solution 2

In this case you can look at MSAccess (or even Excel) as an option.
If the parameters you want to store on the client are very few, you can consider an xml configuration or an ini file.
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onurag19 22-Jan-13 3:06am
   
Good advice Sir but since i don't know much about xml can xml handle large database applications.

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