DbContext Constructor (String)

Entity Framework 5.0

Constructs a new context instance using the given string as the name or connection string for the database to which a connection will be made. For more information on how this is used to create a connection, see the remarks section for DbContext.

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

public DbContext(
	string nameOrConnectionString


Type: System.String

Either the database name or a connection string.