ItemCollection.TryGetItem<T> Method (String, T)


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Returns a strongly typed GlobalItem object by using the specified identity from this item collection.

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

public bool TryGetItem<T>(
	string identity,
	out T item
where T : GlobalItem


Type: System.String

The identity of the item.

Type: T

When this method returns, the output parameter contains a GlobalItem object. If there is no global item with the specified identity in the item collection, this output parameter contains null.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if there is an item that matches the search criteria; otherwise, false.

Type Parameters


The type returned by the method.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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