Getting Started with Entity Framework Code-First with an Existing Database

Thu, Feb 25, 2016

When you’re just getting started with C#, you can get overwhelmed by the benefits and drawbacks of the different ORMs and approaches people take.

Say you have a lot of SQL under your belt. Entity Framework Code-Firstsounds great, but you’re not sure how to get comfortable with it.

You want to start small by reading and writing to an existing database. All you want to do is map a simple model to an existing table.