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MetaModel.TryGetTable Method

Attempts to get the metadata that is associated with the specified table.

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

public bool TryGetTable(
	string uniqueTableName,
	out MetaTable table


Type: System.String

The name that uniquely identifies the table.

Type: System.Web.DynamicData.MetaTable%

When this method returns, and if it has found the requested table, contains the metadata for that table. This parameter is passed uninitialized.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the table metadata is found; otherwise, false.


uniqueTableName is null.

This method gets the metadata that is associated with the specified table. If the table is not found, this method returns false, in contrast to the GetTable method, which throws an exception if the table is not found.

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