IQueryProvider.Execute Method (Expression)

 

Executes the query represented by a specified expression tree.

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

object Execute(
	Expression expression
)

Parameters

expression
Type: System.Linq.Expressions.Expression

An expression tree that represents a LINQ query.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The value that results from executing the specified query.

The Execute method executes queries that return a single value (instead of an enumerable sequence of values). Expression trees that represent queries that return enumerable results are executed when their associated IQueryable object is enumerated.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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