USING (Entity SQL)


Specifies namespaces used in a query expression.

USING [ alias = ] namespace  

Specifies a shorter alias to qualify a namespace with.

Any valid namespace.

The following Entity SQL query uses the USING operator to specify namespaces used in a query expression. To compile and run this query, follow these steps:

  1. Follow the procedure in How to: Execute a Query that Returns PrimitiveType Results.

  2. Pass the following query as an argument to the ExecutePrimitiveTypeQuery method:

using SqlServer; RAND()  

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