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Hi,

I am using entity lamda expression to retrieve the data.
Now my one table has other 5 child entities.

What I have tried:

I am using .Include to retrive child entity data.
But i don`t want to retrive all data of child entities.
I want only 2-3 columns from all 5 child entities.
Can any one please help me is that possible?
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Updated 9-Oct-17 13:21pm

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The best option I have found is to use a ViewModel.
A ViewModel can be used to specify a subset of the table fields and can be populated from your controller

Try the following links for additional information and tutorials;
Part 3: Views and ViewModels | Microsoft Docs[^]
Generic ViewModels in MVC[^]
How to Use ViewModel in Asp.Net MVC with Example - Tutlane[^]

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