At the core of developing a data-driven WPF application is a thorough knowledge of how to use the MVVM Pattern and Entity Framework.
In this course, Building an Enterprise App with WPF, MVVM, and Entity Framework Code First, you will learn the skills you need to create high-quality enterprise applications with WPF:
communicating between different ViewModels
detecting model changes
handling many-to-many relations
creating a tabbed user interface
implementing optimistic concurrency
styling your application
When you're finished with this course, you will have a deep understanding of WPF, MVVM, and Entity Framework that will help you immensely as you move forward and create your own data-driven enterprise application.
What are WPF, MVVM, and Entity Framework Code First?
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) is used to render user interfaces in Windows apps.
Model–view–viewmodel (MVVM) is a code pattern used primarily with WPF that helps your code stay structured and clean.
Code First is one of the three approaches to Entity Framework, helping you create a usable database.
What software is required?
We will be using Visual Studio to build our app.
Who is this course for?
This course is for anyone who wants to create enterprise apps with WPF.
What prerequisites are needed?
You should already be familiar with C#. Knowing XAML is a plus.
What will I learn in this course?
In this course, you will learn how to build a database-referencing app that includes business features like create, read, update, and more.