Dbml file not updating
He couldn’t find a way to update the Linq to SQL DBML file so it reflects the changes he made to the underlying database model.
Both the classes contain the ‘Load()’ method which accepts a file, a URL or XMLReader and allows XML to be loaded.
Though this is manual process but it really helps you a lot.
Huagati DBML/EDMX Tools integrates with Visual Studio and adds useful new functionality to the built-in designers for Linq-to-SQL and Entity Framework in Visual Studio.
Surely there is a more suitable way to update DBML files in Visual Studio 2008?
In this way you dont have to delete the SP from dbml and re-add it to get the updates.
Likewise, something like R# is also very reasonably priced when considering the amount of time it allows one to save.