Modeling Tasks with the Entity Designer

The topics in this section describe common modeling tasks with the Entity Designer.

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How to: Create a New Entity Data Model

Describes how to use the Entity Data Model Wizard to create a new Entity Data Model (EDM).

How to: Add an Existing Entity Data Model

Describes how to add an existing EDM to a project.

How to: Create and Modify Entity Types

Describes how to create and modify entity types.

How to: Create and Edit Associations

Describes how to create and edit associations.

How to: Create and Modify Scalar Properties

Describes how to create and modify scalar properties.

How to: Edit Navigation Properties

Describes how to edit navigation properties.

How to: Edit Conceptual Model Properties

Describes how to edit conceptual model properties.

How to: Create and Delete Inheritance Relationships

Describes how to create and delete inheritance relationships.

How to: Update an EDM when the Database Changes

Describes how to update an EDM when changes have been made to the underlying database.

How to: Validate an Entity Data Model

Describes how to validate an Entity Data Model.

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