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

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 Parameters

T

The type returned by the method.

Parameters

identity
Type: System.String

The identity of the item.

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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
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