ItemCollection.TryGetEntityContainer Method (String, EntityContainer)

 

Returns an EntityContainer object by using the specified entity container name. If there is no entity container, the 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 Function TryGetEntityContainer (
	name As String,
	<OutAttribute> ByRef entityContainer As EntityContainer
) As Boolean

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name of the entity container.

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.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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