Caution

This documentation is for EF7 onwards. For EF6.x and earlier release see http://msdn.com/data/ef.

Getting Started on ASP.NET 5

These 101 tutorials require no previous knowledge of Entity Framework (EF) or Visual Studio. They will take you step-by-step through creating a simple application that queries and saves data from a database.

Entity Framework can create a model based on an existing database, or create a database for you based on your model. The following tutorials will demonstrate both of these approaches using an ASP.NET 5 application.