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Table<TEntity> Class

Represents a table for a particular type in the underlying database.

Namespace:  System.Data.Linq
Assembly:  System.Data.Linq (in System.Data.Linq.dll)

public sealed class Table<TEntity> : IQueryable<TEntity>, 
	IQueryProvider, IEnumerable<TEntity>, ITable, IQueryable, IEnumerable, 
where TEntity : class

Type Parameters


The type of the data in the table.

This class enables querying over the table, adding objects, removing objects, or attaching objects.

Access is only possible through the underlying DataContext by way of the GetTable method or a strongly typed property for the strongly typed DataContext case.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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