Marc Rufer 19 Jan 2017 SQL VisualStudio
If you are using LocalDB and want to create an empty database you should perform the following steps.
Add Connectionfrom the context menu
Microsoft SQL Server Database File(i.e. LocalDB)
Database file nameby entering a database name and path that corresponds to the name in the
|DataDirectory|with path to the place the database file should be created at (i.e.
Advanced and set the properties according to the following example connection string
Data Source=(localdb)\v11.0; Initial Catalog=Arbitrary; Integrated Security=True; MultipleActiveResultSets=True; AttachDbFilename=C:\PATH\TO\Arbitrary.mdf