The database synchronization providers described in this section support offline scenarios only and have been superseded by providers that support both offline and collaboration scenarios. The tools, how-to, and other information in this section are included as reference for existing applications that use these providers. For developing new applications, please see Overview [Synchronizing Databases].
Provides a high-level description of the Sync Framework database synchronization API and how it compares to other Microsoft synchronization technologies, and suggests how to approach the topics in the Sync Framework documentation.
Describes Visual Studio 2008 support for Sync Framework and the synchronization adapter builder. This builder can be used to simplify creating INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE statements for tables in SQL Server databases.
Provides a complete reference to the Sync Framework API for client and server database synchronization. This reference covers public types and members in Microsoft.Synchronization.dll, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.dll, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.Server.dll, and Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.SqlServerCe.dll.