Implementing an Associator

SharePoint 2010

Last modified: April 20, 2010

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010

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An Associator method instance creates a relationship between the given external items. This stereotype is supported only for associations that are not based on foreign keys.

The Associate method requires an external item for every source external content type of the Associator, and an external instance for the destination external content type of the Associator.

Following is a typical method signature for an Associator method:

long CheckAccess(IdType1[] id1, ...)