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Use Logical name to shorten a path

Use Logical name to shorten a path: Visual Studio 2015 Essentials 11: Data Tools
Use Logical name to shorten a path: Visual Studio 2015 Essentials 11: Data Tools

When a file based connection is added to Server Explorer with the SQL Server Database file data source option, the default name of the database in SQL Server Object Explorer is the fully qualified path to the database file. This can make it hard to read the name of the database. This tutorial shows how to use a “logical name” to create a connection with a more readable name.

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