SqlCeEngine.CreateDatabase Method

Creates a new database.

Namespace: System.Data.SqlServerCe
Assembly: System.Data.SqlServerCe (in system.data.sqlserverce.dll)

public void CreateDatabase ()
public void CreateDatabase ()
public function CreateDatabase ()
Not applicable.

The following sample demonstrates how to create a new SQL Server Compact Edition database.


string connString = "Data Source='Test.sdf'; LCID=1033; Password=\"s$;2'!dS64\"; Encrypt = TRUE;";
SqlCeEngine engine = new SqlCeEngine(connString);

Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0