LightSwitch Succinctly

Visual Studio LightSwitch may be one of the most under-utilized development tools available to professional and amateur developers alike. Designed specifically for creating data-centric business applications, LightSwitch alleviates some of the tedium involved in the development cycle by making the creation of screens, data entities, data relationships, queries, and more simpler and easier.

The author of this e-book, Jan Van der Haegen, is a self-described green geek who writes a monthly LightSwitch column for MSDN magazine. In LightSwitch Succinctly, he provides a quick tour of the different parts of the LightSwitch development environment so that you can judge whether Visual Studio LightSwitch would be an ideal tool to add to your belt.

Table of Contents

  1. Where Do I Get Visual Studio LightSwitch 2012?
  2. Hello World
  3. The Entity Designer
  4. The Query Editor
  5. The Screen Editor
  6. Application Editor
  7. Moving On