Using AutoMapper : Getting Started

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I have often seen developers use the LINQ SELECT statement to create a new instance of one class from an existing instance of another class. There are many scenarios when you may have to do this, for example:

  • Creating the domain class instance from the entity class instance
  • Creating the DTO class instance from the entity class instance
  • Creating the POCO class instance from the entity class instance etc.

To do this, developers often use the select statement or manually convert a class object to another class object. Let’s look at an example:

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Dhananjay Kumar

Dhananjay Kumar is Developer Evangelist for Infragistics. He is a 8 times Microsoft MVP and well respected Developer Advocate in India.He is the author of 900+ Blog Posts, and can often be found speaking around India at conferences and hosting free workshops for programmers across the country. So far, he has hosted 60 free workshops on various topics like JavaScript, Angular, WCF, ASP.NET MVC, C#, Azure etc. Follow him on twitter @debug_mode for all the updates about his blog posts and workshops. You can send him email at debugmode [at] outlook [dot] com

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