Contact Manager Web API

This sample uses ASP.NET Web API to build a simple contact manager application. The application consists of a contact manager web API that is used by an ASP.NET MVC application, a Windows Phone application, and a Windows 8 app to display and manage a list of contacts.

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using System.Data.Entity;

namespace ContactManager.Models
    public class ContactManagerContext : DbContext
        // You can add custom code to this file. Changes will not be overwritten.
        // If you want Entity Framework to drop and regenerate your database
        // automatically whenever you change your model schema, add the following
        // code to the Application_Start method in your Global.asax file.
        // Note: this will destroy and re-create your database with every model change.
        // System.Data.Entity.Database.SetInitializer(new System.Data.Entity.DropCreateDatabaseIfModelChanges<ContactManager.Models.ContactManagerContext>());

        public ContactManagerContext() : base("name=ContactManagerContext")

        public DbSet<Contact> Contacts { get; set; }