SQL studio manager connection with Visual studio

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I created a database in SQL studio manager. Now i need to connect the database with visual studio 2017. (I know that i need to install entity framework) but i need a step by step tutorial how to do it.
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you don't NEED to install entity framework
what you do need to do is set up a connection to sql database
go to servers tab, bottom left, select add a connectionsql connectionselect the server and databasenow we have our connectionstep 2step 3result
fini
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or you could have clicked on 'new connection in picture 4
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I thing with the entity framework installation it will be more easy. I am looking for a step by step tutorial with the use of entity framwork
Just google or search with in YouTube. I am certain you would find hundreds of videos.

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