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Entity Framework Tutorial - Second Edition by Joydip Kanjilal

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Implementing our first application using the Entity Framework

In this section, we will learn how to use the EDM and the EntityDataSource control to implement our first program using the Entity Framework. We will use a GridView control to display bound data.

Let's first have the environment ready. I will run you through the steps to download and install Entity Framework 6 now.

In the Solution Explorer, right-click on the project and select EntityFramework from the list of NuGet packages, as shown in the following screenshot:

Implementing our first application using the Entity Framework

Click on Install to start downloading and installing Entity Framework 6:

Once Entity Framework 6 has been downloaded, click on ...

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