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WCF 4.5 Multi-Layer Services Development with Entity Framework by Mike Liu

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Creating a new solution and project using WCF templates

To start with, we will first create a new solution for the layered service and then add a new WCF service project to this solution. This time we will use the built-in Visual Studio WCF template for the new project.

Creating the WCF service project

There are a few built-in WCF service templates within Visual Studio. In this section, we will use the service library template to create our WCF service project. If you are interested in other templates, you can try each of them yourself and choose the appropriate one for your own developments.

Follow these steps to create the RealNorthwind solution and the project, using the service library template:

  1. Start Visual Studio, select the menu options File ...

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