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What is LINQ to Sharepoint ?

Posted By :abhays     Posted Date :March 25, 2014    Points :40   Category :SharePoint 
LINQ is a feature of the programming languages C# 3.0 and Visual Basic .NET

LINQ adds, to each of the languages, a SQL-like syntax and vocabulary for querying data sources.

LINQ to Sharepoint allows developers to use SQL-like syntax to query Lists and Libraries in Sharepoint.

LINQ to Sharepoint internally converts the LINQ query to a CAML query to fetch records

Advantage : Strongly typed access to the entities of the list.

Disadvantage : If the new columns are added or its datatype
changed, the datacontext class used by LINQ is no longer valid and may break the code

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