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ObjectContext Constructor (EntityConnection, String)

Initializes a new instance of the ObjectContext class with a given connection and entity container name.

Namespace:  System.Data.Objects
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

Protected Sub New ( _
	connection As EntityConnection, _
	defaultContainerName As String _


Type: System.Data.EntityClient.EntityConnection
An EntityConnection that contains references to the model and to the data source connection.
Type: System.String
The name of the default entity container. When the defaultContainerName is set through this method, the property becomes read-only.


The connection is Nothing.


The connection, defaultContainerName, or metadata workspace is not valid.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.