Query Concepts


This section describes key concepts for designing LINQ queries in LINQ to SQL. 

In This Section

LINQ to SQL Queries

Refers to general LINQ topics, and explains items specific to LINQ to SQL. 

Querying Across Relationships

Explains how to use associations in the LINQ to SQL object model.

Remote vs. Local Execution

Explains how to specify where you want your query executed.

Deferred versus Immediate Loading

Describes how to specify when related objects are loaded.

Related Sections

Programming Guide

Contains links to topics that explain the LINQ to SQL technology.

Object Identity

Explains the concept of object identity in LINQ to SQL.

Introduction to LINQ Queries (C#)

Provides an introduction to query operations in LINQ.