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Can we backup a sql server database (.bak) using Visual Studio?

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :
 
I am unable to install sql server in my computer since the hardware and software are not met. So please tell me if there is any way to restore the .bak file to its' original using visual studio 2008.


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