Using LINQ to Objects to query a SharePoint List To query SharePoint Lists with LINQ has one big advantage: It does shorten the amount of code we write and works just as great or better compared against a standard CAML query. Although there tools like U2U CAML Query Builder around that […]
The new entity framework (EF5) shipped with Visual Studio 2012 features better query performance, support for enums and spatial data types, and – finally! – support for coding first. See introduction/sample article from CodeProject for coding first; meaning creating your POCO classes and from there automatically database and data context.