Tutorial: Extending an existing ASP.NET Core web application in Visual Studio for Mac


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In these tutorials, you will be working with the eShopOnWeb reference app. Each step consists of a video and a tutorial doc.

Step 1: Getting started with eShopOnWeb

This video will walk you through getting started with the eShopOnWeb application using Visual Studio for Mac.

Step-by-step walkthrough

Step 2: Working with the eShopOnWeb solution

You will learn how to work with the eShopOnWeb solution in Visual Studio for Mac.

Step-by-step walkthrough

Step 3: Adding Docker and running it locally

You will learn how to add Docker containers to the eShopOnWeb application as well as how to run and debug the dockerized application.

Step-by-step walkthrough

Step 4: Deploying to Azure App Services

You will learn how to deploy the eShopOnWeb application to Azure App Services.

Step-by-step walkthrough

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