Setting Up Development Environment for Sweet Survey

Setting up the development environment for Sweet Survey requires following steps.

1. Install Microsoft Vistual Studio 2010.

Reason: providing the integrated development environment.
Download: http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/en-us/try

2. Install Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework 4.1.

Reason: providing the O/R mapping service in data access layer.
Download: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=26825

3. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express.

Reason: providing persistent storage.
Download: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=21844

4. Install Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Express.

Reason: providing interfaces for creating and maitaining databases.
Download: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=8961

5. Start Windows Service "Distributed Transaction Coordinator". (This step is optional.)

Reason: enabling running unit tests of repositories.
How-to:
1) Navigate to "Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services"
2) Right click on "Distributed Transaction Coordinator", and click "Properties".
3) Change "Startup type" to "Automatic", and click the "Start" button.
4) Click "OK" button to close this dialog. Finished.

Last edited Aug 19, 2011 at 7:49 AM by zimingli, version 2

Comments

No comments yet.