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MetaModel.RegisterContext Method (Type, ContextConfiguration)

Registers a data-context instance by using the specified context configuration.

Namespace:  System.Web.DynamicData
Assembly:  System.Web.DynamicData (in System.Web.DynamicData.dll)

public void RegisterContext(
	Type contextType,
	ContextConfiguration configuration


Type: System.Type
The type of the data context as defined in the data model.
Type: System.Web.DynamicData.ContextConfiguration
Configuration information for the context, as defined by the ContextConfiguration class.


contextType is null.

The following example shows how to use the RegisterContext(Type, ContextConfiguration) method to register a data context with scaffolding enabled, as specified by the configuration parameter.

MetaModel model = new MetaModel();
    new ContextConfiguration() { ScaffoldAllTables = true });

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.