Check out the new version of LINQPad. The announced today that the program supports “Dallas” services out of the box. The new version is available from

Adding “Dallas” services into LINQPad is simple.

1. Click on the “Add connection” link

2. In the “Choose Data Context” window choose the “Microsoft ‘Dallas’ Service” entry and click on “Next”.


3. In the following dialog copy and paste the service URL from “Dallas”. This dialog allows also to sign-up for “Dallas”, subscribe to datasets and browse for your account keys. When done click on “OK”


4. The dataset shows up in LINQPad like any other dataset. You can compose LINQ queries and execute them against “Dallas”. The results will be shown in the “Results” view.



- The Dallas Team