Tag Archives: ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Azure and Entity Framework Connection Fault Handling

There’s a great blog posting by James Podgorski on the MSDN App Fabric Customer Advisory Team blog site, called SQL Azure and Entity Framework Connection Fault Handling. ┬áJames provides some background, and then goes through three scenarios, with code samples, … Continue reading

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Updated Version of “What is Entity Framework”?

I’ve received feedback that lets me correct a few errors in my original draft that I posted (https://ricksaling.wordpress.com/2011/01/14/entity-framework-code-first-release/). I’ve incorporated most of the feedback, so here’s the result. This topic is designed to answer two questions: What is Entity Framework, … Continue reading

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Entity Framework (Code-First Release)

This is a preview of the top-level MSDN topic for the new “Code-First” release of Entity Framework. The goal of this topic is to give a very high-level overview of Entity Framework, and to mention briefly what’s new (there is … Continue reading

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Entity Framework Getting Started Videos

Videos are a great way to get started with a new technology! If done well, you can just sit back and watch things happen. Many people rate videos as one of their favorite ways to learn things. Personally, I like … Continue reading

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Entity Framework Feature CTP5: our MSDN Writing Starts

The latest Community Technology Preview (CTP5) has been released! Here are several posts about it from the ADO.Net team blog: EF Feature CTP5 Released! EF Feature CTP5: Code First Walkthrough EF Feature CTP5: Model & Database First with DbContext EF … Continue reading

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Entity Framework 4.0 QuickStart Tutorial

I’m finally ready to start the tutorial, (Getting Started), which is a top link in Bing/Google searches for “Entity Framework Tutorial”. I haven’t blogged for a while: someone found bugs in an automation tool that I wrote, so I got … Continue reading

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Entity Framework: Getting Started – Finding the Tutorial(s)

How do you find answers to questions about a Microsoft technology? How can a writer make what they write easy to find? And what tutorials about Entity Framework (“EF”) are available? Finding Answers Studies say you probably start with search … Continue reading

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