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The goal of the Sample EDMX Code Generator is to provide you with enough insight into how the ADO.NET Entity Designer generates code in Visual Studio and hopefully give you a head start with some sample source code.

SampleEdmxCodeGenerator is not intended for production use; instead, it demonstrates custom tool extensibility via SingleFileGenerator, code generation APIs, code generation events and EDM metadata APIs. The sample is also somewhat incomplete on error handling and has not been tuned for performance, stress, etc.


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Last edited Jan 24 2008 at 9:35 PM  by elisaf_MSFT, version 1
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MatthieuMEZIL wrote  Aug 21 2008 at 12:32 PM  
There is no space here: "reg delete HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VisualStudio\9.0\Generators\{FAE04EC1-301F-11D3-BF4B-00C04F79EFBC} \SampleEdmxCodeGenerator".
It's this: "reg delete HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VisualStudio\9.0\Generators\{FAE04EC1-301F-11D3-BF4B-00C04F79EFBC}\SampleEdmxCodeGenerator"

RobertGustafson wrote  Oct 19 2013 at 2:25 AM  
I have Visual Studio 2010 (I program in Visual Basic), .NET 4.0, Entity Framework 4.0, and SQL Express.
I need to know:
1. Does "Sample EDMX Code Generator" work with my version of VS/EF?
2. Will it allow my entity model's ObjectContext to access all DERIVED entities in any project's (VB) code? (Also, when a base entity is associated with another entity [not derived from it], will my VB code see my derived entities as also associated with the "other" entity? This is, if entity A1d inherits entity A, which is associated with entity B, how does the program see A1d relating to B?)
3. I've already started a VB using an entity model. Is it a big deal to fold SECG into my project?
4. The above directions are a little cryptic (I'm not experienced with "code generation").

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