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What is the difference in these two approaches of using SQL server databse?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Using - VS 2005, SQL Server 2005 Expresss, C# WinForms App What is the difference in these two approaches of using SQL server databse?   approach 1 -> directly connect to sql server and use an available, preexisting database   approach 2 -> add a SQL Database file to ur WinForm app and connect to it Are these things right abt these alternatives?  - approach 2 means SQL Server CE database  - approach 2 will b better for deployment as databse file will reside in app folder. i m new to SQL Server. I used to worrk with ms access only. Please help?Vibhor Agarwal

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