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Facet Class

Provides additional information about members. In the ADO.NET metadata type hierarchy, facets provide additional information about members through the declared type for the member. 

Namespace:  System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

[DebuggerDisplayAttribute("{Name,nq}={Value}")]
public sealed class Facet : MetadataItem

The Facet type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyBuiltInTypeKindGets the built-in type kind for this Facet. (Overrides MetadataItem.BuiltInTypeKind.)
Public propertyDescriptionGets the description of this Facet.
Public propertyDocumentationGets or sets the documentation associated with this type. (Inherited from MetadataItem.)
Public propertyFacetTypeGets the type of this Facet.
Public propertyIsUnboundedGets a value indicating whether the value of the facet is unbounded.
Public propertyMetadataPropertiesGets the list of properties of the current type. (Inherited from MetadataItem.)
Public propertyNameGets the name of this Facet.
Public propertyValueGets the value of this Facet.
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  NameDescription
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns the name of this Facet. (Overrides Object.ToString().)
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For more information about members and facets, see Structural Types.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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