EntityFunctions.TruncateTime Method (Nullable<DateTime>)

.NET Framework (current version)

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Invokes the canonical TruncateTime function. For information about the canonical TruncateTime function, see Date and Time Canonical Functions.

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

[EdmFunctionAttribute("Edm", "TruncateTime")]
public static Nullable<DateTime> TruncateTime(
	Nullable<DateTime> dateValue


Type: System.Nullable<DateTime>

The date to truncate.

Return Value

Type: System.Nullable<DateTime>

The input date with the time portion cleared.

You cannot call this function directly. This function can only appear within a LINQ to Entities query.

This function is translated to a corresponding function in the database.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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