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I'm running Visual Studio 2013 and upgraded for local db to SQLExpress 2014 ver12.

Everytime I try and access a .mdf I get the enclosed error now:

It's like it's tying to find my previous installed express version? How do I switch it in VS2013 to find the correct version of the db?
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This issue happens when assembly Microsoft.SqlServer.management.sdk.sfc version 11.0.0.0 not found by visual studio 2012.(Sql server 2012)

To resolve this issue
 just go to http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=35580 and download:

ENU\x64\SharedManagementObjects.msi for X64 OS
                                            or
ENU\x86\SharedManagementObjects.msi for X86 OS

After installation just restart the Visual Studio...
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