Join Michael Sullivan for an in-depth discussion in this video Database-first development with the Entity Framework, part of Learning ASP.NET.
…In this video, we'll take a look at another…kind of development workflow with Entity Framework, called Database First.…In which you have an existing database that you…want to work with and develop a new application around.…To demo this workflow, we'll create a new MVC application.…So, choose ASP.NET web application.…I'm going to call it DatabaseFirst.…Click OK, and then choose MVC from the templates.…Once it's ready, I'll open the server explorer with Ctrl+Alt+s.…If you forget the keyboard shortcut, you can also…find this under View >Server Explorer from the main menu.…
And your backup plan if you forget that is the Quick launch…bar which will also remind you what the two other methods are.…Now, if we right click Data Connections and choose Add Connection,…I'm going to want to specify my instance of SQL server express local DB.…And the way I do that is with local DB in parens, followed by a slash V 11.0.…And then under Connect to a Database, I'm going to choose Attach a Database File.…And if you have access to the exercise files, you can find this in chapter three.…
- Exploring .NET in general and ASP.NET in particular
- Creating controllers and views
- Working with models and forms
- Managing data
- Creating web APIs
- Establishing connections with SignalR
Skill Level Beginner
ASP.NET MVC 4 Essential Trainingwith Jess Chadwick3h 56m Intermediate
1. Exploring the Framework and the Development Environment
2. Structuring Applications
3. Working with Data
Using LINQ to Entities6m 12s
4. Web API and RESTful Services
5. Real-Time Web with SignalR
6. Hands-On Practice
Next steps2m 3s
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