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.Net Entity Framework

Building data-driven applications is a lot easier with the .NET Entity Framework. Entity Framework is a best in class Object Relational Mapping (ORM) tool. Whatever your development style – Code First, Model First or Database First approach to application development, Entity Framework has got you covered. This tool “eliminates the need for most of the data-access code that developers usually need to write.”

Understand the Entity Framework Elements.

Choose a development Workflow.

Manipulating data using Entity SQL

Generate and use Objects

Interact with Views and Procedures

Basic Understanding of C/VB.NET

Basic Understanding of database tables

Basic Understanding of Data Manipulation Language (DML)

MS Visual Studio 2010/2012

MS SQL Server 2008 Express Edition

Getting to Know Entity Framework

Looking Closely at Queries

Choosing a workflow

Generating and Using Objects

Creating a Master Detail Form

Manipulating Data

Interacting with Views/Procedures

Dealing with Exception

Handling Performance Problem

Creating Custom Entities

Mapping Data Types to Properties