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ItemCollection.TryGetEntityContainer Method (String, Boolean, EntityContainer%)

Returns an EntityContainer object by using the specified entity container name. If there is no entity container, this output parameter contains null; otherwise, it contains the first entity container.

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

public bool TryGetEntityContainer(
	string name,
	bool ignoreCase,
	out EntityContainer entityContainer
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name of the entity container.

ignoreCase
Type: System.Boolean

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

entityContainer
Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EntityContainer%

When this method returns, it contains an EntityContainer object. If there is no entity container, this output parameter contains null; otherwise, it contains the first entity container.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if there is an entity container 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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