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Is Sql Compact Edition database still readable after password protection and encryption?

Out of this page by Microsoft about Sql Compact Edition database encryption The password does not prevent the reading of any data in the database file as clear text. By using both encryption and a password, you can store the data in an encrypted format and restrict programmatic access to...

EntityFramework 6 / SqlCe 4 SaveChangesAsync()

I have the following method running in a non-GUI thread within my application: private async Task PerformContextSubmitAsync() { try { await DataContextProvider.GetDefaultContext().SaveChangesAsync(); } catch (Exception ex) { Log.Error("Error performing context submit", ex); } } Which is called like this: await PerformContextSubmitAsync(); The application is a WPF/Prism based application so I'm...