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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
)

Parameters

contextType
Type: System.Type

The type of the data context as defined in the data model.

configuration
Type: System.Web.DynamicData.ContextConfiguration

Configuration information for the context, as defined by the ContextConfiguration class.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

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();
model.RegisterContext(typeof(AdventureWorksLTDataContext), 
    new ContextConfiguration() { ScaffoldAllTables = true });

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
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