EntitySet Class

 

Represents an entity set in a conceptual model. An EntitySet for an EntityType contains instances of the EntityType or any of its subtypes. More than one EntitySet can be defined by using the same EntityType.

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


public class EntitySet : EntitySetBase

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyBuiltInTypeKind

Gets the built-in type kind for this EntitySet.(Overrides EntitySetBase.BuiltInTypeKind.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDocumentation

Gets or sets the documentation associated with this type.(Inherited from MetadataItem.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyElementType

Gets the entity type of this EntitySet.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyEntityContainer

Gets the entity container of the current entity or relationship set.(Inherited from EntitySetBase.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMetadataProperties

Gets the list of properties of the current type.(Inherited from MetadataItem.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of the current entity or relationship set.(Inherited from EntitySetBase.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns the name of the current entity or relationship set.(Inherited from EntitySetBase.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateRef(DbExpression[])

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific entity based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateRef(EntityType, DbExpression[])

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific entity of a given type based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateRef(EntityType, IEnumerable<DbExpression>)

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific entity of a given type based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateRef(IEnumerable<DbExpression>)

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific entity based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodRefFromKey(DbExpression)

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific Entity based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodRefFromKey(DbExpression, EntityType)

Overloaded. Creates a new DbRefExpression that encodes a reference to a specific Entity based on key values. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodScan()

Creates a new DbScanExpression that references the specified entity or relationship set. (Defined by DbExpressionBuilder.)

For more information about the entity sets in a conceptual model, see Entity Sets (EDM).

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5

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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