ReadOnlyMetadataCollection<T>.TryGetValue Method (String, Boolean, T)


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Retrieves an item from this collection by using the specified identity.

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

public virtual bool TryGetValue(
	string identity,
	bool ignoreCase,
	out T item


Type: System.String

The identity of the item to be searched for.

Type: System.Boolean

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

Type: T

When this method returns, this output parameter contains an item from the collection. If there is no matched item, this output parameter contains null.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

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

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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