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EntityContainer.TryGetEntitySetByName Method

Returns an EntitySet object by using the specified name for the entity set.

Namespace:  System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)
public bool TryGetEntitySetByName(
	string name,
	bool ignoreCase,
	out EntitySet entitySet


Type: System.String

The name of the entity set that is searched for.

Type: System.Boolean

true to perform the case-insensitive search; otherwise, false.

Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EntitySet

When this method returns, contains an EntitySet object. If there is no entity set, this output parameter contains null.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if there is an entity set that matches the search criteria; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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.

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