These video explores the “Table Mapping” window. It provides a side by side view of the database item and the model item, making it easy to see how each data field is linked to a .NET type property. You’ll also see how where the .NET types are located in the Visual Studio project.
- [Voiceover] In other movies in this chapter,…I've talked about the Entity Data Model,…and I've talked about mapping.…In this video, I'll drill down and show you how the map…is implemented, and I'll show you some of the .net types…that are created in my Visual Studio project.…Before I show you anything though,…let's talk about my database table.…Here's my Shippers table I'll be using for my demonstration.…This has four rows of data and has three columns.…The way this is going to get represented in the map…in my .net types is there's going to be one row…in the database table that's going to represent one instance…of a type.…
Each column in this table is going to represent one property…on the type.…Double click on the edmx file.…Then I'll right click and choose to open the model browser…and then I'll open this shippers diagram.…I'm choosing this diagram because it only has two entities.…It will make our life simpler…as we look through the examples.…In the designer, I'm going to click on this item,…I can see information about the individual properties,…
- Exploring integration with Azure data sources and other Microsoft databases
- Working with SQL Server Express LocalDB
- Connecting to databases with Server Explorer
- Working with database tables
- Manipulating tables with the SQL Server Object Explorer
- Creating queries and custom views
- Creating stored procedures
- Comparing databases
- Building a data project in Visual Studio
- Refactoring a database object
- Deploying the database
- Connecting to Azure databases
- Deploying data projects to Azure
- Integrating Visual Studio with Entity Framework
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 08/23/2017. What changed?
A: The following topics were updated: installing the SSDT features and why LocalDB is essential for developers.
1. Database and Data Integration
The Azure data sources2m 35s
2. SQL Server Express LocalDB
3. Server Explorer
4. SQL Server Object Explorer
5. Queries, Views, and Stored Procedures
6. Compare databases
7. SQL Server Data Project
8. Azure Data
Get an Azure account1m 10s
9. Entity Framework
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