DbContext.Entry<TEntity> Method (TEntity)

[This page is specific to the Entity Framework version 6. The latest version is available as the 'Entity Framework' NuGet package. For more information about Entity Framework, see msdn.com/data/ef.]

Gets a DbEntityEntry<TEntity> object for the given entity providing access to information about the entity and the ability to perform actions on the entity.

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

public DbEntityEntry<TEntity> Entry<TEntity>(
	TEntity entity
where TEntity : class

Type Parameters


The type of the entity.


Type: TEntity
The entity.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Entity.Infrastructure.DbEntityEntry<TEntity>
An entry for the entity.