Welcome to the Entity Framework Core Tutorial or EF Core Tutorial. We have created the step by step guide to the EF Core. This is a simple tutorial for beginners to professionals to learn the all the features & concepts of the Entity Framework Core.
- Visual Studio 2017
- MS SQL Server and Querries
What is Entity Framework Core
The Microsoft Entity Framework Core or EF Core is Microsoft’s implementation of ORM Framework. The applications created using the EF does not work with the database directly. The application works only with the API provided by the EF for database related operations. The EF maps those operations to the database.
Table of Content
1. Getting Started
Getting Started: Create your First Entity Framework Console Application
This Getting Started Tutorial guides you through the process of creating your first EF Core Application from scratch.
2. Connecting to Database
3. Configuring the Model
- Code First Conventions in Entity Framework Core
Learn how to configure the models in Entity framework Core using the Conventions.
- Data Annotations in entity framework Core
This tutorial explains how to use the Data Annotations to configure the database schema. The Data annotations attribute help Entity Framework Code First to apply the certain rules on entity models. The following are the list of Data Annotation attributes available in the Entity Framework Code First
- Fluent API Entity Framework Core
Learn how to configure the models in Entity framework Core using the Fluent API