Now that we have the entity classes created, we will use them to interact with the database. We will first work with the
Products table to query and update records as well as to insert and delete records.
We will put our code in the
Program.cs file. To make it easier to maintain, we will create a method,
TestTables, put the code inside this method, and then call this method from the
First, we will query the database to get some products. To query a database by using LINQ to Entities, we first need to construct a
DbContext object as follows:
var NWEntities = new NorthwindEntities();
We can then use the LINQ query syntax to retrieve records from the database using the following code: ...