Category Archives: Entity Framework

Add ID value for non-auto-increament field under Entity Framework

If you use an “ID” field in your entity, & this “ID” field is not auto-increament, Entity Framework will fail when generate insert sql.

Solve:

Add a DatabaseGeneratedAttribute to this “ID” field, with DatabaseGeneratedOption.None option, like this:

Successfully solved under Entity Framework 4-6.

Entity Framework 6.0 MigrationHistory table on SQLite

The following SQL is used to create __MigrationHistory table in SQLite database for Entity Framework 6.0 in Code-First mode.