Windows Azure SDK 1.7 Storage Emulator and LocalDB

With Windows Azure SDK 1.7, Windows Azure Storage Emulator uses LocalDB instance specific configuration at following location: C:\Users\<yourloginname>\AppData\Local\DevelopmentStorage\DevelopmentStorage.201206.config The Configd XML is as below:   <?xml version=”1.0″?> <DevelopmentStorage xmlns:xsd=”http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema” xmlns:xsi=”http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance” version=”2009-03-18″> <SQLInstance>(localdb)\v11.0</SQLInstance> <PageBlobRoot>C:\Users\avkashc\AppData\Local\DevelopmentStorage\PageBlobRoot</PageBlobRoot> <BlockBlobRoot>C:\Users\avkashc\AppData\Local\DevelopmentStorage\BlockBlobRoot</BlockBlobRoot> <LogPath>C:\Users\avkashc\AppData\Local\DevelopmentStorage\Logs</LogPath> <LoggingEnabled>false</LoggingEnabled> </DevelopmentStorage> And based above you can see that “v11.0” LocalDB instance is Windows Azure Storage Emulator specific. When DSInit…

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