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

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Querying a view

Querying a view is the same as querying a table. For example, you can query the view "current product lists" as follows:

static void TestView()
{
   using(NorthwindEntities NWEntities = new NorthwindEntities())
  {
   var currentProducts = from p 
                      in NWEntities.Current_Product_Lists
                      select p;
   foreach (var p in currentProducts)
    {
        Console.WriteLine("Product ID: {0} Product Name: {1}", 
             p.ProductID, p.ProductName);
    }
  }
}

This will get and print all of the current products using the view.

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