How to: Use EdmGen.exe to Validate Model and Mapping Files
To validate the School model using EdmGen.exe
Create the School database. For more information, see Creating the School Sample Database (Entity Framework Quickstart).
Generate the School model. For more information, see How to: Use EdmGen.exe to Generate the Model and Mapping Files.
At the command prompt, execute the following command without line breaks:
"%windir%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\edmgen.exe" /mode:ValidateArtifacts /inssdl:.\School.ssdl /inmsl:.\School.msl /incsdl:.\School.csdl