SqlFunctions::QuoteName Method (String^)

.NET Framework (current version)

Returns a Unicode string with the delimiters added to make the input string a valid Microsoft SQL Server delimited identifier.

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

[EdmFunctionAttribute("SqlServer", "QUOTENAME")]
static String^ QuoteName(
	String^ stringArg


Type: System::String^

The expression that quote characters will be added to.

Return Value

Type: System::String^

The original string with brackets added.

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. For information about the corresponding SQL Server function, see QUOTENAME (Transact-SQL).

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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