Entity Developer Releases

Released: Jun 30, 2022

Updates in V7.0.0

Features

  • Added support for Microsoft Windows 11.
  • Added support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2022 version 17.2 and 17.3 Preview.
  • Added 64-bit version of standalone Entity Developer application.
  • Added 64-bit version of console Entity Developer application.
  • Changed the behavior: Entity Developer default installation path has changed from C:\Program Files (x86)\Devart\Entity Developer to C:\Program Files\Devart\Entity Developer.

Released: Jan 25, 2022

Updates in V6.12.1419

Features

Entity Framework support

  • Changed behavior: Turning off the "Save connection to" option in Model Settings of Entity Framework Core Model wipes out connection string literal from the generated code.

Released: Dec 21, 2021

Updates in V6.12.1395

Features

Entity Framework support

  • Improved model validation: the errors are generated for all entities with QueryType=True in Entity Framework Core Model when Entity Framework Core version=EF Core 1 in Model Settings.

Fixes

Entity Framework support

  • Fixed the bug with wrong automatic assigning QueryType=True for views added to Entity Framework Core Model, when Entity Framework Core version=EF Core 1 in Model Settings.
  • Fixed the bug with throwing System.NullReferenceException when saving the...

Released: Nov 9, 2021

Updates in V6.12.1367

Fixes

Entity Framework support

  • Fixed the bug with missing .HasColumnType in the generated mapping of decimal class property, when Precision is specified but SQL Type is not set in Column Editor of Entity Framework Core 1/2/3 model and SQL Server as a target server.
  • Fixed the bug with parsing discriminator value as string, even when its type is different, in TPH inheritance of Entity Framework Core Model.

Released: Oct 21, 2021

Updates in V6.12.1354

Features

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 Preview support has been discontinued.

Fixes

  • Fixed the bug with launching Entity Developer after applying Windows 10 Update KB5006670 and Windows 11 Update KB5006674.
  • Telerik Data Access support - Fixed the bug with throwing NRE by the code generated with the Data Access template.

Released: Sep 28, 2021

Updates in V6.12.1338

Features

  • Added new Validation Framework property to the Data Transfer Object template for generating DataAnnotation attributes.

Entity Framework support

  • Added new "Save connection to" option to Entity Framework Core Model Settings which adds the ability to store the connection string in "Model file", "Entity Developer storage" and "Environment variable".
  • Added new "Enum Output" option to the Entity Framework Core template to specify the output for generated enums.
  • Added new property "Generate...

Released: Jul 8, 2021

Updates in V6.11.1283

Features

  • Added support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 version 16.11 Preview 2.0.
  • The behavior of the Regenerate Storage and Mapping functionality in Entity Framework Core, NHibernate and Telerik Data Access models has been changed: the NOT NULL attribute of the column is now reset to undefined; after that, the behavior depends on the Nullable attribute of the class property only.

Fixes

  • The bug with throwing "Index was outside the bounds of the array" by Create Model Wizard/Update From Database...

Released: Jun 3, 2021

Updates in V6.11.1258

Features

  • Type E schemas (External Login from Microsoft Azure Active Directory) are now supported in Create Model Wizard/Update From Database/Update To Database (Microsoft SQL Server).
  • Added the ability to detect GENERATED ALWAYS AS ROW START and GENERATED ALWAYS AS ROW END columns in SQL Server 2016 and higher in Create Model Wizard/Update From Database Wizard.

Entity Framework support

  • New extended property "Use Generic DbContextOptions Constructor Argument" has been added to model Entity...

Released: Apr 9, 2021

Updates in V6.11.1219

Features

  • Added new Alt+E hotkey in Property Editor for opening Column Editor in Entity Framework Core Model, NHibernate Model and Telerik Data Access Model.

Fixes

  • Fixed bug with adding tables to a model by Create Model Wizard, when the Database connection string parameter is not set (MySQL/MariaDB).
  • Fixed bug with throwing "bufferAdapter is not a VsTextDocData" when saving a model in .NET Core, .NET Standard, .NET 5, .NET 6 projects of Visual Studio 2019.

Entity Framework support

  • Fixed bug with...

Released: Apr 1, 2021

Updates in V6.11.1213

Features

  • Added support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 version 16.10 Preview.
  • Added the ability to ignore warnings during code generation.
  • Data Transfer Object template has been improved:
    • New Serialization Library property has been added for specifying the library used for serialization.
    • The extended property "Do Not Serialize" has been added to exclude properties and navigation properties from serialization.
    • The extended property "Serialization Name" has been added to set custom names for...